Papal States 1759 scudo Dav-1463
This date is a one year type struck in 1759 for Clement XIII (1758-69), the only scudo of this ruler. The scudo superseded the piastra after 1740.
Recorded mintage: unknown but scarce.
Specification: 26.42 g, silver.
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