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This type is listed for 1829 only and was struck in Rome (shown here) and Bologna. The early coinage of the Papal States used an antique monetary system. Five quattrini = 1 baioccho; 5 baiocchi = 1 grosso; 6 grossi = 4 carlini = 3 paoli = 1 testone; 10 testone = 1 doppia; 100 baiocchi = 1 scudo. After 1832, all the medieval coins were dropped except for the ''baicco'' and the ''scudo.'' In 1866, the currency was reformed to use centesimi and lire in order to match that of the surrounding kingdom of Italy. In 1870, the Papal States were occupied and annexed by the kingdom of [[Italy]] and coinage ceased until 1929.  
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This type is listed for 1829 only and was struck in Rome (shown here) and Bologna. The early coinage of the Papal States used an antique monetary system. Five quattrini = one baiocco; 5 baiocchi = 1 grosso; 6 grossi = 4 carlini = 3 paoli = 1 testone; 10 testone = 1 doppia; 100 baiocchi = 1 scudo. After 1832, all the medieval coins were dropped except for the ''baiocco'' and the ''scudo.'' In 1866, the currency was reformed to use centesimi and lire in order to match that of the surrounding kingdom of Italy. In 1870, the Papal States were occupied and annexed by the kingdom of [[Italy]] and coinage ceased until 1929.  
  
 
''Recorded mintage:'' unknown.
 
''Recorded mintage:'' unknown.
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''Specification:'' 13.25 g, .917 fine silver, .390 troy oz ASW.  
 
''Specification:'' 13.25 g, .917 fine silver, .390 troy oz ASW.  
  
''Catalog reference:'' KM 1302.
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''Catalog reference:'' Gig-5; KM 1302, [[On the coinage of the Papal States|Ber-3264]].
  
 
''[[Bibliography|Source:]]''
 
''[[Bibliography|Source:]]''
* Bruce, Colin R., and Thomas Michael, ''Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 5th ed.,'' Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2006.
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* Berman, Allen G., ''Papal Coins,'' South Salem, NY: Attic Books, 1991.
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* Gigante, Fabio, ''Gigante 2016: Catalogo Nazionale delle Monete Italiano Dal '700 All'Euro, 24a ed.'' Varese, Italy, 2015.
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* Montenegro, Eupremio, ''Montenegro 2015: Manuale del Collezionista di Monete Italiane, 30 ed.,'' Torino, Italy: Montenegro s.a.s., 2014.
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* Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, ''Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 7th ed.,'' Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2012.  
  
 
''Link to:''
 
''Link to:''
 
* [[Papal States 1829-R quattrino|1829-R quattrino]]
 
* [[Papal States 1829-R quattrino|1829-R quattrino]]
 
* [[Papal States 1829-B 1/2 scudo|1829-B ''mezzo scudo'']]
 
* [[Papal States 1829-B 1/2 scudo|1829-B ''mezzo scudo'']]
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* [[Papal States 1829-R scudo Dav-188|1829-R scudo]]
 
* [[Papal States 1829-B scudo Dav-188|1829-B scudo]]
 
* [[Papal States 1829-B scudo Dav-188|1829-B scudo]]
 
* [[Papal States 1832-B 50 baiocchi|1832-B 50 baiocchi]]
 
* [[Papal States 1832-B 50 baiocchi|1832-B 50 baiocchi]]

Revision as of 12:05, 30 July 2019

from the Tom Fitzgerald Collection
Papal States KM-1302 rev Tom F.jpg

This type is listed for 1829 only and was struck in Rome (shown here) and Bologna. The early coinage of the Papal States used an antique monetary system. Five quattrini = one baiocco; 5 baiocchi = 1 grosso; 6 grossi = 4 carlini = 3 paoli = 1 testone; 10 testone = 1 doppia; 100 baiocchi = 1 scudo. After 1832, all the medieval coins were dropped except for the baiocco and the scudo. In 1866, the currency was reformed to use centesimi and lire in order to match that of the surrounding kingdom of Italy. In 1870, the Papal States were occupied and annexed by the kingdom of Italy and coinage ceased until 1929.

Recorded mintage: unknown.

Specification: 13.25 g, .917 fine silver, .390 troy oz ASW.

Catalog reference: Gig-5; KM 1302, Ber-3264.

Source:

  • Berman, Allen G., Papal Coins, South Salem, NY: Attic Books, 1991.
  • Gigante, Fabio, Gigante 2016: Catalogo Nazionale delle Monete Italiano Dal '700 All'Euro, 24a ed. Varese, Italy, 2015.
  • Montenegro, Eupremio, Montenegro 2015: Manuale del Collezionista di Monete Italiane, 30 ed., Torino, Italy: Montenegro s.a.s., 2014.
  • Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2012.

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