Object Place: Venice, Italy
Diameter: 3.4 cm (1 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Metal; copper alloy
Not On View
Circular counter with ornamental hanging attachment at top, commemorating action against the Barbary pirates. Beaded rim on both sides.
Obverse: Inscribed within cartouche “ALOYSII/MOGENICO/PRINC:VENE:/MUNUS AN: 3/1765” with Doge’s cap on top.
Reverse: A four masted ship, sails up, fully rigged, and flying a flag with the Lion of Saint Mark at sea; inscribed above “BINIS IMMOTA MANEBO” and in exergue “·M: :S·”.
Obverse: Inscribed within cartouche "ALOYSII/MOGENICO/PRINC:VENE:/MUNUS AN: 3/1765".
Reverse: Inscribed above "BINIS IMMOTA MANEBO" and in exergue "·M: :S·".
By 1910, Denman Waldo Ross; gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 15, 1917)
Denman Waldo Ross Collection