3 Sols - Louis XVI

Features

Issuer Isles de France and de Bourbon (Isles de France and Bonaparte )
King Louis XVI (1774-1792)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1779-1780
Value 3 sols (3⁄20)
Currency Îles de France et Bourbon - Pound
Composition Billon
Weight 2.1 g
Diameter 23 mm
Thickness 6 mm
Shape Round
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 16389
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References KM# 1,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 5 more volumes.
Zay# 24
Ernest Zay; 1892. Histoire monétaire des colonies françaises, d'aprés les documents officiels. J. Montorier, Paris, France.

Obverse

3 lily flowers with a crown on top of them.

Lettering: LOUIS XVI·R·DE FR·ET·DE·NAV·

Engraver: Duvivier

Reverse

Denomination and date.

Lettering:
ISLES DE FR·ET DE BOURBON·
3 SOLS
1779
A

Engraver: Duvivier

Edge

Smooth

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1779 A 1 865 300 98% Paris
1780 A 134 700 4% Paris

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