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

1 Sol of Louis XV, King of France from Aix

1768

Copper

14.04 g, 6:00, 29.2 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Reverend William H. Owen, B.A. 1897
2001.87.21159
Geography: 
Made in Aix-en-Provence, France
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
French
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Reverend William H. Owen, to 1938; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1938–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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