Numismatics
Ruler: Louis IX, King of France, French, 1214–1270, ruled 1226–70
Mint: Tours
Artist: Unknown

Billon denier of Louis IX

1245–70

Billon

0.80 g, 6:00, 18.2 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Dr. John G. Adams, B.A. 1874
2001.87.22896
Culture: 
French
Period: 
13th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Paris, 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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