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Numismatics
Ruler: Lothair, King of West Francia, French, 941–986, ruled 954–86
Mint: Bourges
Artist: Unknown

1 Denier of Lothair, King of West Francia from Bourges

954–86

Silver

1.20 g, 3:00, 20.4 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Bequest of Edward Augustus Bowers, LL.B. 1881
2001.87.22590
Geography: 
Made in Bourges, France
Culture: 
Carolingian
Period: 
10th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Edwards Augustus Bowers, to 1920; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1920–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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