Medieval Coin with Madonna and Child
Medieval Hungary, silver denar of Ferdinand I, 1526-1564 AD. Madonna (Virgin Mary) seated, holding baby Jesus, PATRONA VNGARIE around / Coat-of-arms with cross, date above. VF, good silver, well struck, bright patina, nice detail.
"Maddonnenmunzen" - the most revered silver coins of their time. The coin was struck in commemoration the birth of Christ. They were issued to display piety, faith and defiance during the continuous struggle against the Ottoman Turks.
Exact examples vary slightly but are similar in appearance and condition. Each coin use unique, and the one receive will not necessarily be the same as pictured
— Average Size: 15mm Ø
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