1 Louis d'Or - Louis XV


Country France - Royals
King Louis XV (1715-1774)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1717-1718
Value 1 Louis d'Or (15)
Currency Livre tournois (781-1795)
Composition Gold (.917)
Weight 6.118 g
Diameter 23 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized Yes
References Dy# 1631,
Monnaies françaises royales
by Jean Duplessy
(Maison Platt)
Fr# 451,
Gold Coins of the World: From Ancient Times to the Present
by Arthur L. Friedberg, Ira S. Friedberg
( Coin & Currency Institute, 2017)
Gad# 335
Monnaies francaises
by Francesco Pastrone
(Victor Gadoury)


Crowned child bust left

Lettering: LVD.XV.D.G.FR.ET.NAV.REX.


Cross of four shields, fleur de lis in angles

Lettering: CHRS. REGN. VINC. IMP.(marque du graveur)

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1717 A 447,017 Paris
1718 AA 4,000 Metz

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