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Numismatics
Ruler: Philip II, King of Spain, Spanish, 1527–1598, ruled 1556–98
Mint: Toledo
Artist: Unknown

Silver 8 Reales of Philip II from Toledo

1556–98

Silver

27.48 g, 11:00, 41.5 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Daniel Pomeroy Davison, B.A. 1949
2001.87.14682
Geography: 
Made in Toledo, Spain
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
Spanish
Period: 
16th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Daniel Pomeroy Davison, to 1968; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1968–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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