Ferrara (1471-1505) teston Biaggi-770
This specimen was lot 13234 in Ponterio sale 177 (Chicago, August 2013), where it sold for $10,575. The catalog description noted, "ITALY. Ferrara. Teston, ND. NGC EF-45. Classic Rarity of the Italian Renaissance. Ercole I d'Este (1471-1505). Toned and very attractive. From the Demarete Collection."
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Catalog reference: CNI-X, pg.436#26; Biaggi-770.
- Ponterio, Richard, Ponterio sale 177: The August 2013 Chicago ANA Auction, World Coins, Irvine, CA: Stack's Bowers, LLC, 2013.