Pius XII

Item Lot Number: 4

Pius XII, Year 9, by Mistruzzi, silver, obv. portrait, l., wearing cap and cape, rev. portrait roundels of saints around holy dove, INSERTI SUPERIS HOMINUM SUCCURRITE REBUS, 44 mm, 36.7 g; Leo XIII, Year 18, 1895, by Bianchi, silver, obv. portrait l., wearing cap and cape, rev. priestly couple with saint and attendant kneeling angel beside buildings, ALUMNIS MAGNI BENEDICTI IN SPEM VETERIS GLORIAE INSTITUENDIS, 43 mm, 35.4 g; Pius IX, Year 15, silver, by I. Bianchi, obv. portrait, l., wearing cap and cape, rev. figures around an altar, FIDEI REGULA ECCLES FUNDAMENTUM, 43 mm, 33.2 g; and Pius XII, Year 10, silver, by Mistruzzi, obv. portrait r. wearing cap and cape, rev. pope addressing crowds from balcony above above St. Peter's Square, MAGNA CHRISTANORUM CONSCIENTIAE INSONUIT HORA, 44 mm, 36 g (4)

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £60