CYPRUS under VENICE.AE.Besant 1570.Mint of NICOSIA.

Ancient Coins - CYPRUS under VENICE.AE.Besant 1570.Mint of NICOSIA.
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CYPRUS under VENICE.AE.Besant 1570.Mint of NICOSIA. ( 6.48g, 26mm, 7h)
PRO REGNI CYPRI PRESSIDIO, winged lion of Saint Mark in centre date 1570 below.
Reverse.cupid above VENETORV / FIDES INVI / OLABILIS / BISANTE / I.
Ref:Lambros 107, Paolucci 907.
Better than very fine.

Ex J R Stewart collection, purchased from P.Kolocasides, Nicosia 1947.


This coin was struck by the Venetian defenders against the Ottoman Turks in 1570.
This type is attibuted to the mint of NICOSIA and another type with the letter F reverse exergue is attributed to the mint at FAMAGUSTA.
Preis SKU: CRU709
£ 150.00
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  • CAD 253.20

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