SPECIAL ADVISORY: In accordance with Yale University’s revised COVID-19 protocols, the Yale University Art Gallery will close to the public beginning Friday, October 16, 2020. Learn More

Numismatics
Mint: Francesco Zane
Mint: Venice
Ruler: Francis I, Emperor of Austria, Austrian, 1768–1835, ruled 1792–85

Zecchino of Francis I, Emperor of Austria from Francesco Zane; Venice

1798–1802

Gold

3.48 g, 6:00, 21.3 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Reverend William H. Owen, B.A. 1897
2001.87.32386
Geography: 
Made in Venice, Italy
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
Venetian
Period: 
18th 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.

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.