½ Écu - Louis XV

Features

Country France
King Louis XV (1715-1774)
Type Standard circulation coin
Year 1716
Value 35 Sols = 7/4 Pound Tournois = 1/2 Ecu (7/4)
Currency Livre tournois (781-1795)
Composition Silver (.917)
Weight 15.296 g
Diameter 34.5 mm
Thickness 3 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized Yes
References Dy# 1652a
Jean Duplessy; 1988. Les monnaies françaises royales: de Hugues Capet à Louis XVI, (987-1793). Maison Platt, Paris, France. ISBN 9782950320704.

Obverse

Lettering: LVD·XV·D·G·FR·ET·NAV·REX·

Reverse

Lettering:
SITNOMENDOMINI BENEDICTVM·1716·
·B·

Edge

Lettering: DOMINE SALVVM FAC REGEM

Mints

& Aix-en-Provence, France
9 Rennes, France
A Paris, France (864-date)
B Rouen, France

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
1716 &
1716 9 (fr) Flan neuf
1716 9 Flan réformé sur un demi-écu aux trois couronnes de Louis XIV
1716 A Flan réformé sur un demi écu aux trois couronnes de Louis XIV
1716 B

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