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Numismatics
Ruler: Louis XIV, King of France, French, 1638–1715, ruled 1643–1715
Mint: Besançon
Artist: Unknown

1 Liard of Louis XIV, King of France from Besançon

1698

Copper

3.27 g, 6:00, 21.8 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Bequest of Charles William Bradley, M.A. 1846 (Hon.)
2001.87.14675
Geography: 
Made in Besançon, France
Culture: 
French
Period: 
17th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Charles William Bradley, New Haven, Conn., to about 1865; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., from about 1865 to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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