France, Charles V (1364-1380), gold Franc à pied – superb

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France, Charles V (1364-1380), gold Franc à pied, Paris mint, struck from 20 April 1365 AD, KAROLVS ˣ DI ˣ GR FRAИCORV ˣ RЄX, King standing facing within Gothic arch,…
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France, Charles V (1364-1380), gold Franc à pied, Paris mint, struck from 20 April 1365 AD, KAROLVS ˣ DI ˣ GR FRAИCORV ˣ RЄX, King standing facing within Gothic arch, holding sword with annulet pommel and Main de Justice; semé of seven lis to left and right. Rev. ✠ XPC ∗ VIHCIT ∗ XPC ∗ RЄGHAT ∗ XPC ∗ IMPЄRAT, cross tréflée, pellet within angled quadrilobed at centre, cantoned with lis in first and fourth quarters, crown in second and third; all within angled quadrilobe, lis in spandrels, 3.77g (Grier. 331; Dupl. 360; Ci. 457; Fr. 284.).

Uncirculated, previously NGC graded MS 62. Brilliant with luster and great eye appeal.

Specification

Period 1364 - 1380 AD
Coin Group

World

Denomination

Franc

Country

France

Coin House

Royales

Metal

Gold

Mint Mark

Paris

Weight 3.77 g

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