Numismatics
Subject: Napoleon Bonaparte, French, 1769–1821
Mint: Bologna
Artist: Unknown

Silver lira from Bologna for Napoleon

1808

Silver

4.95 g, 6:00, 21.9 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Mrs. Augustus Russell Street
2001.87.34364
Culture: 
Italian
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Bologna, Emilia Romagna, Italy, Italy
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

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

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