Papal States (1667) piastra Dav-4071
"VATIKAN/KIRCHENSTAAT Sede Vacante, 1667. Scudo 1667, Rom. Selten. Kl. Schrötlingsf. Sehr schön-gutes sehr schön. (Papal States, vacant seat, scudo of 1667, Rome mint, rare, slightly weak, very fine to good very fine.)"Silver coins are popular with collectors not only for their Catholic associations but also the extraordinarily vivid portraits of the various popes. This type, issued during an interregnum, is scarce.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: 31.99 g, .917 fine silver, the first specimen 31.98 g.
- Berman, Allen G., Papal Coins, South Salem, NY: Attic Books, 1991.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1601-1700, 6th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2014.
- Numismatic Coins, Medals, Banknotes & Books: Auction 11, Zurich: SINCONA AG, 2013.