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20 francs: CM.3296-2003

An image of 20 francs

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An image of 20 francs

Object information


After France (State)


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

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 23.4 mm
Image(width): 23.4 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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


Uncertain 1949 - 2001

Components of the work

Object: composed of plastic

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Laureate head of Marianne left in cap, legend around in beaded border

  • Location: Obverse
  • Design

Inscription present: Cockerel walking left dividing denomination, legend around and date in exergue

  • Location: Reverse
  • Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.3296-2003
Primary reference Number: 159323
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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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