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Toy coin: CM.2420-2003

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Louis XVI (1774-92) (Struck in the name of)
Die-engraver: Reich, I. C.




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

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 21.9 mm
Image(width): 22.0 mm

Place(s) associated

  • Fürth

Acquisition and important dates

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


1774 CE - Uncertain 1792 CE

Components of the work

Object composed of copper alloy

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Bust of Louis XVI right

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Royal arms of Britain

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.2420-2003
Primary reference Number: 158447
Rogers: 15
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 24 January 2013 Last processed: Wednesday 7 July 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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