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LOT 304

Sold for (Inc. bp): £322

MEDIEVAL FRANCE - FRANCIS I - ECU D'OR AUX SOLEIL - BAYONNE
(3.34 grams.).

1515-1547 AD. 5th Type. Obv: crowned arms of France with sun above and +B(anchor)FRANCISCVS.D.GRA. FRANCOR.REX legend with pellet stops. Rev: cross fleury with alternating F and lis in angles with +:B.(anchor).XPS:VINCET:XPS:REGNAT:XPS:IMPERAT: legend. Minted at Bayonne. Very fine.

LITERATURE:
Duplessy 775 (etc); Lafaurie 639; Bailly 127.