Numismatics
Subject: Voltaire, French, 1694–1778
Artist: François Augustin Caunois, French, 1787–1859

France Commemorating Voltaire

1817

Silver

27.85 g, 12:00, 40.1 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Irving Dillaye-Vann, B.A. 1897
2001.87.29256
Culture: 
French
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in France
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Irving Dillaye-Van, to about 1938; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1938–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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