What had France in 16th century? Pretty much the same what another European countries had: wars with neighbors, religious conflicts (Catholics vs Protestants), etc. Good things also happened in that century - it was time of 'The Renaissance'. Coins bellow are from France in 16th century.
2 Sol Reino de Francia (843-1791) Plata 3 monedas/ 3 precios
1571, Royal France, Charles IX. Silver Double Sol Parisis. Early Dated Coin ...