Numismatics
Ruler: Victor Emmanuel III, King of Italy, Italian, 1869–1947, ruled 1900–1946
Mint: Rome
Maker: David Calandra, Italian
Engraver: Luigi Giorgi, Italian, 1848–1912

1 Lira piece of Victor Emmanuel III

1909

Silver

5.00 g, 6:00, 23.1 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Dr. John G. Adams, B.A. 1874
2001.87.32157
Culture: 
Italian
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Rome, Italy
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.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.