France 2 Sols 1791 to 1793
This is a 2 sols coin from France. The image on the back is a bundle of rods, called a fasces, a symbol of strength. On top of the fasces is a liberty cap, a symbol of freedom.
The coin catalogs report these values for this coin:
worn: $3 US dollars approximate catalog value
average circulated: $30
well preserved: $120
fully uncirculated: $250
The coin in our picture comes from Almanumis where it is on sale for 75 euros, about $100 US dollars. CoinQuest thanks Almanumis for use of their coin photo.
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, Genre: Colonizers and Colonies
Requested by: Jim, Mon, 28-Jan-2013 13:13:58 GMT
Answered by: Paul, Tue, 29-Jan-2013 02:36:43 GMT
Last review by CoinQuest: Thu, 15-Jan-2015 17:25:50 GMT
Requester description: 1792 Front - Louis XV ROI Des Francois Back - Appears to be a torch in middle, with a wreath around the torch. 2 is on one side of the torch and S is on the other side.
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