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Numismatics
Ruler: Louis the Pious (Louis I), French, 778–840

1 Denier of Louis the Pious (Louis I)

814–40

Silver

1.46 g, 7:00, 20.8 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Dr. John G. Adams, B.A. 1874
2001.87.21790
Geography: 
Made in Pavia, Italy
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
Carolingian
Period: 
9th century A.D.
Classification: 
Numismatics
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.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.