Papal States (1736) grosso KM-870
This date is listed in the SCWC for 1736-38 along with KM 871 with a different reverse motto. A closely related issue, with the regnal year VII and "1736" added to the reverse, is also recorded. The grosso was five baiocchi or one twentieth of a scudo. Many varieties were issued in the 1730's.
Recorded mintage: unknown but scarce.
Specification: 1.34 g, silver, .917 fine.
Catalog reference: KM-870, Ber-2653.
- Berman, Allen G., Papal Coins, South Salem, NY: Attic Books, 1991.
- Michael, Thomas, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2016.