Papal States 1695 giulio
This specimen was lot 1317 in Stack's Coin Galleries sale (New York, April 2010). The catalog description noted, "VATICAN-PAPAL STATES. Innocent XII, 1691-1700. Giulio, 1695, An. V. Crown and Keys over shield. Rv. Ornamental cartouche, ELEVAT/ PAVPEREM, He has Raised up the Poor. About Extremely Fine." This date is a one year type struck in 1695. Several other giulios (KM 585 and KM 586) were issued that year. The giulio was one-third of a testone or about a tenth of a piastra.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: 3.05 g, .917 fine silver.
Catalog reference: KM 587, Berman 2258.
- 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.
- Kraljevich, John, and Frank Van Valen, Coin Galleries: Selections from the Estate of Louis E. Eliasberg, Jr. and other important properties, New York: Stack's, 2010.