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Numismatics
Ruler: Pope Pius XI, Italian, 1857–1939
Mint: Rome
Artist: Aurelio Mistruzzi, Italian, 1880–1960
Publisher: Attilio Silvio Motti, Italian, 1867–1935

5 Centesimi of Pope Pius XI from Rome

1933–34

Copper

3.19 g, 6:00, 19.5 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001
2001.87.33456
Geography: 
Made in Rome, Italy
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
Papal
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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