Numismatics
Ruler: Pope Gregory XIII, 1572–1585
Mint: Ancona

Papal Testone of Gregory XIII from Ancona

1572–85

Silver

9.34 g, 8:00, 29.5 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Dr. John G. Adams, B.A. 1874
2001.87.33739
Culture: 
Papal
Period: 
16th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Ancona, Italy
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Dr. John G. Adams, to about 1900; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., from about 1900 to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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