France. Louis XIV (1643-1715). 1/4 Écu 1644-A, Paris

Description
France. Louis XIV (1643-1715). 1/4 Écu 1644-A, Paris
Silver - Ungraded

Royal France, 1/4 Ecu short hack "LOUIS XIIII) 1644 (A)
Metal: silver
Purity: 917%
Weight: 6.4 g (Original weight: 6.746 g)
Diameter: 26 mm
Quality: F
Ref : 00032
Obverse:
Infantile bust of Louis XIV on the right, short hair, laureate, draped and armored in the antique style, bearing the order of the Holy Spirit.
Around it is an inscription in Latin: Louis XIV, by the grace of God, King of Franc and Navarre.

Inscription : LVD. XIIII. D. G. FR. ET. NAV. REX

Engraver: Jean Warin.

Reverse:
Crowned French coat of arms surrounded by the inscription in Latin: Blessed be the name of the lord.

Inscription : .SIT. NOMEN. DOMINI. - A - .BENEDICTVM. 1644.

Engraver: Jean Warin.

Edge:
Smooth

Lot details
Country/province
France
Ruler
Louis XIV (1643-1715)
Denomination
1/4 Écu
Year/Period and Variation
1644-A, Paris
Precious metal
Silver
Condition
Ungraded
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