The wealth of Venice bought immunity from the troubles of the times. They simply employed mercenaries or they gained their ends through use of generous bribes.The Zecchino or Ducat, as it is better known, was minted continuously from 1284 through 1797. The method of coining the ducats has not changed throughout their history; they were all hammered coins. Reliable monies known everywhere, accepted by every trading nation. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins: World\Europe\Italy, San Marino, Vatican\Italian States (up to 1861)". The seller is "shipwreckersoceansalvage" and is located in this country: US.
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