Papal States 1767 testone

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from the Tom Fitzgerald Collection
Papal States KM-1001 rev Tom Fi.jpg

This type is listed in the SCWC for 1761, 1763 and 1767, one of the few multiyear types listed therein. It was struck for pope Clement XIII (1758-69). The testone was thirty baiocchi, while the piastra, the Italian equivalent of the German thaler, was 105 baiocchi. This specimen is scarred by multiple mount marks.

Recorded mintage: unknown.

Specification: 7.93 g, silver, .917 fine.

Catalog reference: KM-1001, Ber-2896.

Source:

  • 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.

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