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Louis XV Sou

Obv: SIT · NOMEN · DOMINI · BENEDICTUM · around crowned monogram of two crossed "L's", the whole surrounded by a dentilated rim Rev: COLONIES / FRANCOISES / (small horn) 1721 (spade) / B, the whole surrounded by a serrated rim Edge: plain

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins

French Colonial Issue, 1721

Mint

Rouen, France

Place of Use

New France (Canada), Louisiana, & West Indies

Catalogue Raisonné

Breen 260; Breton 507; Willey 106

Accession Number

01.131

Medium or Technique

Copper

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins