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

Silver denier of Charles II from Orleans

840–77

Silver

1.56 g, 11:00, 19.7 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Bequest of the Reverend William H. Owen, B.A. 1897, Collection
2001.87.22495
Culture: 
Carolingian
Period: 
9th century A.D.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Orleans, France
Status: 
By appointment
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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