Tag Archive for: Louis XVI

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Louis XVI King 24 Livres 1774-1792/3

Louis XVI, L'An 5 / 1793-A KM 592.11; Friedberg 474, PCGS graded MS-63 Louis XVI was in a bad way. On October 5, 1789, an angry mob seized the king and his family at Versailles and brought them to the Tuileries Palace in Paris thinking…
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Louis XVI King Louis d’or 1774-1792/3

Louis XVI, 1786-W KM 591.15; Friedberg 475, PCGS graded MS-67 Lille. LUD · XVI · D · G · FR · ET NAV · REX, head of Louis XVI left. Reverse: CHRS · REGN · VINC · IMPER 1786, crowned arms of France and Navarre. Ex Heritage…
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Louis XVI King 2 Louis d’or 1774-1792/3

Louis XVI, 1786-N KM 592.11; Friedberg 474, PCGS graded MS-64 Montpellier. LUD · XVI · D · G · FR · ET NAV · REX, head of Louis XVI left. Reverse: CHRS · REGN · VINC · IMPER 1786, crowned arms of France and Navarre. Ex…
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Louis XVI King 1/2 Louis d’or 1774-1792/3

Louis XVI, 1784-A KM 573.1; Friedberg 472, PCGS graded AU-58 Paris. LUD · XVI · D · G · FR · ET NAV · REX ·, uniformed bust of Louis XVI left. Reverse: CHRS · REGN · VINC · IMPER 1784, crowned arms of France and Navarre. Ex…
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Louis XVI King Louis d’or 1774-1792/3

Louis XVI, 1775-H KM 567.5; Friedberg 471, PCGS graded AU-55 La Rochelle. LUD · XVI · D · G · FR · ET NAV · REX ·, uniformed bust of Louis XVI left. Reverse: CHRS · REGN · VINC · IMPER (castle) 1775, crowned arms of France…
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Louis XVI King 2 Louis d’or 1774-1792/3

Louis XVI, 1777-W KM 575.14; Friedberg 470, PCGS graded MS-63 Lille. LUD · XVI · D · G · FR · ET NAV · REX ·, uniformed bust of Louis XVI left. Reverse: CHRS · REGN · VINC · IMPER 1777, crowned arms of France and Navarre. Ex…
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Louis XVI King Louis d’or 1774-1792/3

Louis XVI, 1774-A KM 556.1; Friedberg 469, PCGS graded AU-58 Influenced by the new ideas of the Enlightenment, Louis XVI attempted to abolish serfdom as well as the taille and corvée taxes that targeted the peasantry, followed liberal…