Numismatics
Ruler: Louis XVI, King of France, French, 1754–1793, ruled 1774–92
Mint: Bordeaux
Artist: Unknown

Silver Écu of Louis XVI of France

1793

Silver

29.26 g, 6:00, 37.5 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001
2001.87.21284
Culture: 
French
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Bordeaux, France
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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