Numismatics
Ruler: Henry III, King of France, French, 1551–1589, ruled 1574–89
Mint: Paris
Artist: Unknown

Copper double tournois of Henry III from Paris

1574–89

Copper

3.13 g, 4:00, 19.2 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Reverend Frank R. Shipman, B.A. 1885
2001.87.23713
Culture: 
French
Period: 
16th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Paris, France
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Reverend Frank R. Shipman, to about 1926; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., from about 1926 to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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