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

Half groat of Philip II from Barcelona

1596

Silver

1.54 g, 6:00, 15.5 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Reverend William H. Owen, B.A. 1897
2001.87.25658
Geography: 
Made in Barcelona, Spain
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
Spanish
Period: 
16th Century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Reverend William H. Owen, to 1938; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1938–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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