Coin, FRENCH GUIANA, 2 Sous, 1782, Paris, overstruck on double sol Louis XV

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#[850319] COIN, FRENCH GUIANA, 2 SOUS, 1782, PARIS, OVERSTRUCK ON DOUBLE SOL LOUIS XV
Flat base crown
Coins dated 1780, 1781, 1783 and 1786 are regarded by many authorities as spurious. Coins with curved base crown are contemporary forgeries, mostly of brass and originating in Birmingham. Many die varieties exist, notably with Roman and Arabic 1's for the
CHARACTERISTICS
STRIKErestrike
COIN RARITYvery rare
KM1
MINT NAMEParis
CATALOG INITIALSKM
MINT MARKA
COMPOSITIONBillon
DIAMETER23
YEAR1782
FIRST ISSUE DATE1782
PERIOD1782
COINAGE TYPEColonial Coinage
DENOMINATION2 Sous
COUNTRYFRENCH GUIANA
PRODUCT TYPECoin
SPECIFIC REMARK IN TITLEoverstruck on double sol Louis XV
Price SKU: 850319
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  • CAD 134.88

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