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¼ franc: CM.2921-2003

An image of ¼ franc

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An image of ¼ franc

Object information


Struck in the name of Switzerland (State)


History note: From the estate of Dr David J. de Sola Rogers (1946-99).

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 28.2 mm
Image(width): 25.3 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2003-11-25) by Withers, Paul


Uncertain 1950 CE - Uncertain 1990 CE


With suspension loop; mint marks bird and A

Components of the work

Object: composed of plastic

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Head of Helvetia right

  • Location: Obverse
  • Design

Inscription present: Crowned arms of France

  • Location: Reverse
  • Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.2921-2003
Primary reference Number: 158948
Rogers: 2905
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 1 September 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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