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Coins from French colonies

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The coins of French colonies were intended for general use in the West Indies, particularly Martinique, Guadeloupe and Saint-Domingue (western Hispaniola) until it attained independence as Haiti in 1804. Read more

See also: France - Modern, France - Royals, Guadeloupe, French Guiana, Haiti, Martinique

Display options16 coins found.
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Coins per page: 10 - 20 - 50 - 100

Livre tournois (781-1795)

3 Deniers = 1 Liard = 1/2 Double • 12 Deniers = 1 Sol • 20 Sols = 2 Testons = 1 Livre • 1 Livre and 4 Deniers = 1 Franc

6 Deniers - Louis XV
1717
Bronze • 6.12 g • ⌀ 25 mm
KM# 3
9 Deniers - Louis XV
1721-1722
Copper • 6.12 g • ⌀ 25 mm
KM# 5
12 Deniers - Louis XV
1717
Bronze • 12.24 g • ⌀ 30 mm
KM# 4
12 Deniers - Louis XV
1767
Bronze • 12.5 g • ⌀ 28 mm
KM# 6
1 Sol
1793
Bronze • 10 g • ⌀ 28 mm
2 Sols - Crowned C
(1779-1797)
Silver (.208) • 2 g • ⌀ 23 mm
KM# 2
3 Sols - Louis XVI
1787
Billon • 2.62 g • ⌀ 22 mm
KM# 9, Lec# 285

Franc (1795-1959)

100 Centimes = 1 Franc

5 Centimes - Louis XVIII (Essai)
1824
Pattern
Bronze • 6.5 g • ⌀ 27.5 mm
KM# E8
5 Centimes - Charles X
1825-1830
Bronze • 10 g • ⌀ 27 mm
KM# 10
5 Centimes - Louis Philippe I
1839-1844
Bronze • 9.6 g • ⌀ 27 mm
KM# 12
10 Centimes - Louis XVIII (Essai)
1824
Pattern
Bronze • 12.3 g • ⌀ 30.5 mm
KM# E10, VG# 2560 var.
10 Centimes - Charles X
1825-1829
Bronze • 20 g • ⌀ 30 mm
KM# 11
10 Centimes - Louis-Philippe I
1839-1844
Bronze • 20 g • ⌀ 30 mm
KM# 13

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