1364-1380 Gold Franc à Pied Charles V NGC MS62

$4,340.00 USD


Paris mint, Fr-284, Dup-360.

Obverse: KAROLVS x DI x GR | FRANCORV x RЄX, King standing facing beneath a Gothic dais, sword in right hand, scepter surmounted by Hand of Justice in left.

Reverse: +XPC * VIИCIT * XPC * RЄGИAT * XPC * IMPЄRAT, cross fleurée with crowns and lis alternating in angles within quadrilobe; lis in spandrels.

Emission from 20 April 1365. A bold strike that is well centered and lightly toned, with just a touch of weakness in the legends.