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I've been going through some old coins that used to belong to my grandfather. Although most of them have been easily identifiable, there is one I have been having trouble with. It is an undated French jeton, and though I've found some information on it, I can't help but feel like I'm missing something about it, as some of the information doesn't make much sense. This is what I know so far: Minted during the time of Louis XV Obverse contains coat of arms of Louis-César Crémeaux (1679-1747), lieutenant general of Mâconnais --> his mother's half-sister, Françoise Louis, Duchess de
Hi everyone, I'm new to this forum, was wondering if anyone can help me get more information on those French Royal coins that I found while metal detecting in Canada. They were in the same hole but seem to be of different periods. I believe one is of Charles VIII (1490's?), an other looks a bit strange as seems to be double struck (Louis XV?), and the 3rd one I'm not familiar with. Thank you.