Parma 1628 scudo Dav-4120
"ITALIEN, Parma, Odoardo Farnese, 1622-1646 Scudo 1628. Gutes sehr schön. (duchy of Parma, Edward Farnese (1622-46), scudo of 1628, good very fine.)"This scarce scudo is noted for 1626-29. The light weight suggests that this coin may have been clipped. The duchy of Piacenza was united with the duchy of Parma in the eighteenth century.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: silver; this specimen is 23.15 g.
Catalog reference: MIR 1013/6, Dav-4120.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1601-1700, 6th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2014.
- Davenport, John S., European Crowns, 1600-1700, Galesburg, IL, 1974.
- Richter, Jürg, Ruedi Kunzmann and Arne Kirsch, Numismatic Coins & Medals, Auction 23, Zurich: SINCONA AG, 2015.