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Quatre Louis d'or - Louis XIII

Features

Country France - Royals
King Louis XIII (1610-1643)
Type Pattern
Year 1640
Value (40)
Currency Livre tournois (781-1795)
Composition Gold (.917)
Weight 27.004 g
Diameter 35 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized Yes
References GadR# 60
Monnaies royales françaises
by Francesco Pastrone
(Victor Gadoury)

Obverse

Lettering: LVD. XIII. D. G. - FR. ET. NAV. REX.

Engraver: Jean Warin

Jean Varin or Warin was a French sculptor and engraver who made important innovations in the process of minting coins. Born in Liège, Varin moved to Paris in 1626.

Reverse

Lettering: .CHRS. - .REGN. - .VINC. - .IMP.

Engraver: Jean Warin

Jean Varin or Warin was a French sculptor and engraver who made important innovations in the process of minting coins. Born in Liège, Varin moved to Paris in 1626.

Edge

Milled

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1640 A

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