Numismatics
Ruler: Louis XV, King of France, French, 1710–1774, ruled 1715–74
Mint: Aix
Artist: Unknown

Silver 1/10 Écu of Louis XV of France

1739

Silver

2.73 g, 6:00, 21.5 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Paul M. Atkins, B.A. 1914
2001.87.21119
Culture: 
French
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Aix, France
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Paul M. Atkins, to 1967; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1967–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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