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Écu au soleil: CM.PG.9996-2006

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Ruler: Louis XI, King of France (Struck in the name of)
Mint: Bordeaux (After)




History note: Tinchant 8.1.1959; found at Logne, castle destroyed in 1521.

Measurements and weight

Die Axis: 340 degrees
Image(width): 28 mm
Weight: 2.86 g

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2006-11-20) by Grierson, Philip, Prof.


1461 - 1483

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.PG.9996-2006
Primary reference Number: 109156
Catalogue: 434
Ordering: 466
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 15 July 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 29 September 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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