Obv. Allegorical female bust of Republic to right, wearing tiara and doge’s ermine robe, legend ends with arabesque, inscription : RESPUBLICA VENETA. Rev. Nimbate Lion of St. Mark seated to right on pedestal with A on left edge, S on right edge, open book in forepaws, date in exergue. Lettering: LUDOVICO MANIN DUCE 1789. Almost extremely fine.