Papal States (1431-47) ducat Fr-3a
This ducat was minted for pope Eugenius IV (1431-47) and is the commoner of two types for the reign. In the other (Fr-3), St. Peter is not surrounded by a quatrefoil.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: 3.5 g, .986 fine gold, .110 troy oz AGW.
Catalog reference: Fr-3a, Ber-300.
- Berman, Allen G., Papal Coins, South Salem, NY: Attic Books, 1991.
- Friedberg, Arthur L. and Ira S. Friedberg, Gold Coins of the World, From Ancient Times to the Present, 7th ed., Clifton, NJ: Coin and Currency Institute, 2003.