Numismatics
Ruler: Charles II, King of France, French, 823–877, ruled 840–77
Mint: Melle
Artist: Unknown

Silver denier of Charles II from Melle

840–77

Silver

1.30 g, 1:00, 20.8 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Bequest of Dr. John G. Adams, B.A. 1874
2001.87.22483
Culture: 
Carolingian
Period: 
9th century A.D.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Melle, France
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Dr. John G. Adams, to about 1900; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., from about 1900 to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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