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Live auction - bfe_421068 - COUNTY OF BURGUNDY - PHILIP IV OF SPAIN Quart de ducaton

COUNTY OF BURGUNDY - PHILIP IV OF SPAIN Quart de ducaton AU
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Estimate : 3 000 €
Price : 1 400 €
Maximum bid : 1 400 €
End of the sale : 14 March 2017 16:14:41
bidders : 1 bidder
Type : Quart de ducaton
Date: 1622
Mint name / Town : Dole
Metal : silver
Diameter : 34,5 mm
Orientation dies : 2 h.
Weight : 8,03 g.
Rarity : R3
Coments on the condition:
Cet exemplaire est frappé sur un flan large, irrégulier, présentant un éclatement à 7 heures au droit. Exemplaire recouvert d’une patine grise de collection avec une petite tache sur le col du buste

Obverse


Obverse legend : + 22. PHIL. IIII. D. G. REX. HISP. INDIAR. Z.C 16.
Obverse description : Deux bâtons noués en cœur par un briquet de Bourgogne auquel est appendu le bijou de l’ordre de la Toison d’or, au-dessus une couronne, de part de d’autre 16-31.
Obverse translation : (Philippe IV, par la grâce de Dieu, roi d'Espagne, des Indes, etc.).

Reverse


Reverse legend : .ARCH. AVST. DVX - ET. COM. BVRG. Z.C.
Reverse description : Écu couronné entouré de l’ordre de la Toison d’or, écartelé, au 1 contre-écartelé en a et d de Castille en b et c de Léon ; au 2 mi-parti d'Aragon et de Sicile, enté en pointe de Grenade, sur le tout de Portugal ; au 3 d'Autriche moderne soutenu de Bourgogne ancien ; au 4 de Bourgogne moderne soutenu de Brabant, sur le tout mi-parti de Flandre et de Tyrol.
Reverse translation : (Archiduc d'Autriche, duc et comte de Bourgogne, etc.).

Commentary


Très rare dans cet état de conservation.

Historical background


Franche-Comté - COUNTY OF BURGUNDY - Philip IV of Spain

(1621-1665)

Philip IV of Spain (1605-1665), son of Philip III and Margaret of Austria, became king on the death of his father in 1621, the year he married Elizabeth of France (1602-1644), the daughter Henri IV and Marie de Medici. He is the brother of Anne of Austria, wife of Louis XIII, and father of Marie-Thérèse, wife of Louis XIV. The greater part of his reign will happen in the fight against France. From 1635, Spain entered the Thirty Years' War. After the Peace of Westphalia in 1648, the war continues between France and Spain and ends at the Peace of the Pyrenees in 1659. France loses definitively Catalonia, but acquires Roussillon and Cerdanya. Mazarin and Anne of Austria Spanish arrange the marriage of Louis XIV with the Infanta Maria Theresa he married in Saint-Jean-de-Luz in 1660. Widower, Philip IV marries Marie-Anne of Austria, the sister of Leopold I born with a sick son, the future Charles II of Spain (1665-1700), originally from the war of the Spanish Succession.

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