Papal States 1758 quattrino
This type is listed for 1758 only and was struck in Rome. The only other quattrino of Clement XIII is an undated issue of 1759 (KM 1182.2). The early coinage of the Papal States used an antique monetary system. After 1740, five quattrini = one baiocco; 100 baiocchi = one scudo.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: 2.1 g, copper.
Catalog reference: KM 1182.1, Ber-2914.
- 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.