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12 Deniers - Louis XVI FRANÇAIS

12 Deniers - Louis XVI (FRANÇAIS) -  obverse 12 Deniers - Louis XVI (FRANÇAIS) -  reverse

Features

Country France - Kingdom
(France)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1791-1793
Value 12 denier = 1 sol = 1/20 pound (1/20)
Metal Copper
Weight 12.23 g
Diameter 30 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized 10-01-1856
References Dy# 1723a, Gad# 13, KM# 601
Monnaies françaises royales
by Jean Duplessy
(Maison Platt)
Monnaies francaises
by Francesco Pastrone
(Victor Gadoury)
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)

Obverse

King bust left profile

Lettering:
LOUIS XVI ROI DES FRANÇAIS·
BB

Engraver: Pierre-Benjamin Duvivier

Pierre-Simon-Benjamin Duvivier was a French engraver of coins and medals.

Reverse

Oak crown licteurs beam in the middle

Lettering:
LA NATION LA LOI LE ROI
12 D.
1792·4· DE LA LIB

Engraver: Pierre-Benjamin Duvivier

Pierre-Simon-Benjamin Duvivier was a French engraver of coins and medals.

Edge

Smooth

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1791 BB 66,250 1.42 Strasbourg
1792 BB 4,597,627 Strasbourg
1793 BB 5,607,485 Strasbourg

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