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Numismatics
Ruler: Pope Pius XII, Italian, 1876–1958
Mint: Rome
Artist: Aurelio Mistruzzi, Italian, 1880–1960
Publisher: Pietro Giampaoli, Italian, 1898–1998

10 Lire of Pope Pius XII from Rome

1949

Nickel

2.99 g, 6:00, 28.9 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Professor Theodore V. Buttrey, B.A. 1897
2001.87.33655
Geography: 
Made in Rome, Italy
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
Papal
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Professor Theodore V. Buttrey, about 1961; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1961–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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