1056213 | SWISS CANTONS. Basel. (1680-1700 (ND) AV 2 Ducat. NGC AU55.
By G. Leclerc. 6.68gm. Cityscape from the northeast; in clouds, Basel arms in oval shield /
LVX - GENTIVM. Adoration of the Magi. KM-Unlisted; Fr.-85; Schweizer Medaillen 1208; Winterstein (Basler Medaillen) 190a.
Please use this link to verify the NGC certification number 4842696006 The imagery on the reverse depicts the popular narrative of the birth of Christ - with three gift-bearing magi greeting the newborn Jesus. It is from this depiction that the present type has been named the Christmas ducat.