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

Demi Écu of Louis XIV, King of France from Rennes

1664

Silver

13.42 g, 6:00, 32.2 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Henry Champion, B.A. 1860, M.A., LL.B. 1863
2001.87.24073
Geography: 
Made in Rennes, France
Culture: 
French
Period: 
17th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Henry Champion, to about 1867; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., from about 1867 to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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