1753-A Sou Marque. Paris Mint. Vlack-33. Rarity-8. First Semester. Fine-15 (PCGS).Rich copper-gray patina with traces of silvering remaining within the protected areas of some of the design elements. The lower obverse and upper reverse borders are soft, but the top of the mintmark is discernible to readily assign this piece to the Paris Mint.PCGS# 158684.From the Sydney F. Martin Collection. Earlier ex seller tuesdaynightcoins, via eBay, March 2005.