Numismatics
Ruler: Louis XVI, King of France, French, 1754–1793, ruled 1774–92
Mint: Dijon
Artist: Unknown

Brass double sol of Louis XVI from Dijon

1793

Brass

19.85 g, 6:00, 33.5 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of William P. Bacon, B.A. 1858
2001.87.23214
Culture: 
French
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Dijon, France
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

William P. Bacon, to 1866; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1866–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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