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Half franc: CM.3597-2003

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Maker(s)

State: Switzerland (After)
Issuer: Lauer, Ludwig Christian
Mint: Nuremberg
Mint: Bern (After)
Origin: Nüremberg

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Notes

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

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 12.6 mm
Image(width): 12.9 mm

Place(s) associated

  • Nuremburg

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Production date: circa AD 1888

Components of the work

Object composed of iron

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Helvetia standing half left with shield and spear, 22 stars around and legend in exergue

  • Text: LAUER
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Denomination and date within oak-wreath

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.3597-2003
Primary reference Number: 159624
Rogers: 2345
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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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