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Numismatics
Ruler: Gustav III, King of Sweden, Swedish, 1746–1792, ruled 1771–92
Artist: Unknown

Pfenninge of Gustav III, King of Sweden from Unknown

1776

Copper

2.80 g, 12:00, 22.30 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Henry Champion, B.A. 1860, M.A., LL.B. 1863
2001.87.33508
Geography: 
Made in Germany, Poland
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
German
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Henry Champion, to about 1867; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., from about 1867 to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

N. Douglas Nicol, Standard Catalog of German Coins, 1501–Present, 3rd (Iola, Wis.: Krause Publications, 2011), 901, KM #422 (Pomerania).

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.