Coins from French colonies

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.
Wikidata: Q7884701

See also: France, Guadeloupe, French Guiana, Haiti, Martinique

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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

Available for swap 12 Deniers - Louis XV
1767

Bronze • 12.5 g • ⌀ 28 mm
KM# 6, Zay# 23, N# 25049
1 Sol
1793

Bronze • 10 g • ⌀ 28 mm
N# 72572
Available for swap 2 Sols - Crowned C
(1779-1797)

Silver (.208) • 2 g • ⌀ 23 mm
KM# 2, N# 7571
3 Sols - Louis XVI
1787

Billon • 2.62 g • ⌀ 22 mm
KM# 9, Lec# 285, N# 99247
Sol tampé refrappe 2 sols Louis XV
(1779-1797)

Billon (Silver .208) • 2 g • ⌀ 23 mm
KM# 1.1, GadCol# 275, N# 296562

Franc (1795-1959)

100 Centimes = 1 Franc

5 Centimes - Louis XVIII (Essai)
1824

Pattern
Bronze • 6.5 g • ⌀ 27.5 mm
KM# E8, N# 35163
Available for swap 5 Centimes - Charles X
1825-1830

Bronze • 10 g • ⌀ 27 mm
KM# 10, Zay# 40-44, Lec# 298-303, N# 1899