Coins and Medals Department, Pushkin
Отдел Коллекция Проекты Научная работа отдела Библиотека События Партнеры Меценаты

coin

State

Holy Roman Empire

Mint

Prague

Denomination

1 ducat

Date

1594

Monetarium

Lazar Ercker

Material

gold

Method of manufacture

struck

Size

21,5 mm

Weight

3,43 g

Die-axis

6

Inventory №

9930

Provenance

From the Moscow University, 1912

Obverse

Ruler standing wearing crown, cuirass, holding scepter and orb 3/4 r., with two crowned shields in field on each side of monarch. Left shield with Bohemian lion and right shield Hungarian with bars and cross Lorrain.

Obverse Legend

.RVDOL.II.D:G.R.IM - S.A.G.NV.BOR:.

Reverse

Crowned double eagle with crowned shield and chain of Order of the Golden Fleece is around

Reverse Legend

ARCHID:AVS.DVX.RVR.MA.MO:1594