4 Soldi - Pio IX

Features

Issuer Papal States (Italian states)
Pope Pius IX (1846-1870)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1866-1869
Value 4 Soldi = 20 Centesimi = ⅕ Lira (0.2)
Currency Lira (1866-1870)
Composition Copper
Weight 20 g
Diameter 36 mm
Thickness 2.5 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 3575
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References KM# 1374
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 5 more volumes.

Obverse

Bust left within beaded circle, date below. In legend PONT. MAX. is for abbreviation pontifex maximus and ANN.XXII is the abbreviation for year (Y) and the year of reign XXII in Roman numerals.

Script: Latin

Lettering:
PIVS · IX · PONT · MAX · ANN · XXII
* 1868 *

Unabridged legend: PIVS IX PONTIFEX MAXIMUS ANNO XXII

Translation: Pius IX Greatest Bishop Year 22

Engraver: Carl Friedrich Voigt

Reverse

Value and mintmark within beaded circle.

Script: Latin

Lettering:
STATO PONTIFICIO
4
SOLDI
R
20 · CENTESIMI

Translation: Papal States

Engraver: Carl Friedrich Voigt

Edge

Plain

Mint

R Rome, Italy

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1866 R 2 465 000 $ 17 $ 17 31% XXI
1867 R 2 039 000 9% XXI
1867 R 2 876 000 11% XXII
1868 R 4 987 000 $ 19 $ 21 26% XXII
1868 R 4 876 000 24% XXIII
1869 R 2 767 000 8% XXIII
1869 R 3 150 000 7% XXIIV

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Past sales

Pictures Sale Date Version Grade Price
Picture 1 of a sold 4 Soldi - Pio IXPicture 1 of a sold 4 Soldi - Pio IX
Heritage Auctions
Wednesday & Thursday World & Ancient Coins Select Auction 232213
Lot 65516
Internet Archive
Mar 24, 2022 Undetermined UNC
(ANACS MS65 Brown)
USD 164.00
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