Papal States 1758 2 giulio KM-979
This type was minted 1758 only after the death of Benedict XIV and prior to the election of Clement XIII (1758-69). The doppio giulio was twenty baiocchi, while the scudo was one hundred baiocchi. The SCWC notes this type as rather scarce.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: 5.38 g, silver, .917 fine.
Catalog reference: KM-979, Ber-2887.
- 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.