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

Demi-écu of Louis XIV from La Rochelle

1702

Silver

13.02 g, 6:00, 34.5 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Dr. John G. Adams, B.A. 1874
2001.87.24017
Culture: 
French
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in La Rochelle, 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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