Numismatics
Ruler: Pope Pius XI, Italian, 1857–1939
Mint: Rome
Artist: Aurelio Mistruzzi, Italian, 1880–1960
Publisher: Attilio Silvio Motti, Italian

Nickel Papal Lira Coin of Pius XI

1934

Nickel

7.87 g, 6:00, 26.6 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001
2001.87.33428
Culture: 
Papal
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Rome, Italy
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Jerome Sperling, to 1934; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1934–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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