Papal States (1606) scudo d'oro Fr-108
This scudo d'oro was struck for Paul V (1605-21). It is one of four different scudi d'oro (Fr-102, -104, -105, -108) from his reign. This one is dated Year II.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: 3.39 g, .917 fine gold.
Catalog reference: Ber-1544, Fr-108.
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- 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.