Papal States (1736) testone KM-877

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regnal year VI, from the Tom Fitzgerald Collection
Papal States KM-872 rev Tom F.jpg
regnal year VII, from the Tom Fitzgerald Collection
Papal States KM-877 rev Tom F.jpg

This type is listed in the SCWC for 1736 along with at least eight other types of testone. This one is the most common of the year. It is very similar to KM 878 but lacks a date, possessing only a regnal year. The testone was thirty baiocchi, while the piastra, the Italian equivalent of the German thaler, was 105 baiocchi.

Recorded mintage: unknown.

Specification: 7.93 g, silver, .917 fine.

Catalog reference: KM-877, Ber-2623.

Source:

  • 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.

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