Grosso from Republic of Ragusa Mint: Republic of Ragusa

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1.65 g, 8:00, 19.7 mm

Credit Line

Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Professor Alfred R. Bellinger

Accession Number



14th–15th century


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Obverse Description

Obverse Description: S BLASIV SRAGVSII saint blaise with pearled halo, with mitre and in pontifical robes of the Greek type, standing facing front, blessing with r. hand and holding the pastoral crook in l. hand, gothic script

Reverse Description

Reverse Description: Christ the Redemptor, with crossed and pearled halo, standing in pearled mandorla, blessing with r. hand and holding the Gospels in l. hand to chest, to the sides outside the mandorla symbols "iaxa"


Professor Alfred R. Bellinger, New Haven, Conn., by 1978; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., by 1978–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.
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Object/Work type

coins, grossi, money

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