Papal States 1734 scudo d'oro Fr-224
This scudo d'oro was struck for Clement XII (1730-40), one of three different scudi d'oro (Fr-220, -222, -224) from his reign. The last scudo d'oro was minted in 1738, zecchini being issued thereafter.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: 3.5 g, .986 fine gold.
Catalog reference: Fr-224, KM 854, Ber-2613.
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