1 Testone - Pius VI Pointed shield

Features

Issuer Papal States
Pope Pius VI (1775-1799)
Type Standard circulation coin
Year 1796
Value 1 Teston (0.30)
Currency Scudo (1534-1835)
Composition Silver (.9167)
Weight 7.86 g
Diameter 30 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
Number
N#
370517
References MIR# 2768/8-9-10,
Alberto Varesi; 2000. Monete Italiane Regionali / Volume 1. Lombardia, zecche minori (2nd edition). Edizioni Numismatica Varesi, Pavia, Italy.
And 13 more volumes.
Munt# 33,
Francesco Muntoni; 1996. Le Monete dei Papi e degli stati Pontifici / Volume 1. Da Adriano I alla Sede Vacante 1559 : 772-1559 (2nd edition). Urania Editrice, Rome, Italy.
And 3 more volumes.
Berman# 2962
Allen G. Berman; 1991. Papal Coins. Attic Books, New York, United States.

Obverse

Papal arms with pointed shield.

Script: Latin

Lettering: PIVS·SEXTVS PONT·M·A·XXII

Translation: Pius 6th Supreme Pontiff Year 22

Reverse

St. Peter and St. Andrew standing.

Script: Latin

Lettering: SANCTVS·PET RVS·SANCTVS· ANDREAS

Edge

Embossed leaves

Mint

Rome, Italy (476-date)

Comments

Reverse legend can be without points

Manage my collection

Please sign in or create an account to manage your collection.

Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
1796 TM A. XII

Get this coin

No member from this site currently wants to exchange it.

Numista Rarity index: 93 Search tips
This index is based on the data of Numista members collections. It ranges from 0 to 100, 0 meaning a very common coin or banknote and 100 meaning a rare coin or banknote among Numista members.

Bullion value: USD 6.66 Search tips
This value is given for information purpose only. It is based on a price of silver at 925 USD/kg. Numista does not buy or sell coins or metal.

Contribute to the catalog

Modify or add data on this page
Register a past auction sale
Register an example of this type
Duplicate this page
Share: Facebook X (Twitter)