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Poland - 3 Ducat Gdańsk Donative 1614 Sigmund III Vasa, original copy, rarity, R3, gold 11.30 g, mintage only 1,350 pcs

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Poland - 3 Ducat Gdańsk Donative 1614 Sigmund III Vasa, original copy, rarity, R3, gold 11.30 g, mintage only 1,350 pcs

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Country: Poland
Precious metals: Gold
Type: Coin
Condition: Proof

Poland - 3 Ducat Gdańsk Donative 1614 Sigmund III Vasa, original copy, rarity, R3, gold 11.30 g, mintage only 1,350 pcs

Metal: Gold 900
Catalogue weight: 11.25 g
Diameter: 32.50 mm
Stamp: proof
Condition: I-L
Mint: Poland, Warsaw
Year of production: 1977
Literature: Fischer KOP 005

Very limited mintage, only 1,350 pcs
Rarity rating - R3 -

The king's bust is towards the right, with the crown, armour, and the Order of the Golden Fleece in the coat fastened with a safety pin which features the date 1614
Legend: SIGISMVNDVS III D G REX POLONIA MAG DVX LIT RVS PRVSSIA

Rev.: Decorative Gdańsk coat of arms supported by two lions. Under the coat of arms the date 16 - 14, above it among the ornaments - the initials S-A (Samuel Ammon, the medalist) and F-B (unknown engraver or medalist).
Legend: EX AVRO SOLIDO REGIA CIVITAS GEDANENSIS F F

A Sigismund III Vasa donative of incredible class, a testament to the artistry of Gdańsk medalist Samuel Ammon - author and creator of the stamps. The donatives (from Latin donatio - to donate, a donation) were minted since the 16th century mainly by city mints (Gdańsk, Elbląg, Toruń, Riga). They usually were magnificent medals made from gold and silver, which were multiples of ducats. That is why they had the value of circulation coins. They were gifts and expression of homage to the visiting high royal dignitaries or dignitaries from the king himself. The donatives often feature a typical Latin sentence 'EX AURO SOLIDO CIVITAS...', which means '...the city (name of the city) ordered minting this from pure gold'.

A very beautiful coin. One of the most beautiful pieces available.

I also invite you to my other auctions. Regards.

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