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Numismatics
Mint: Bern
Artist: Antoine Bovy, French, 1795–1877

1 Franc from Bern

1921

Silver

4.95 g, 6:00, 23.20 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Paul M. Atkins, B.A. 1914
2001.87.40818
Geography: 
Made in Bern, Switzerland
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
Swiss
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Paul M. Atkins, to about 1972; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., from about 1972 to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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