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Double sol parisis: CM.PG.20073-2006

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Charles IX (1560-1574)
Mint: Bayonne




History note: Found in Grierson's rooms

Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: exact AD 1572

Components of the work

Object composed of billon Diameter 22.93 mm Weight 2.61 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: three lis crowned

  • Text: CAROLVS[…]G. FR[.]REX
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: cross fleurdelisee

  • Text: SI[…]572
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.PG.20073-2006
Primary reference Number: 223305
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Audit data

Created: Wednesday 29 August 2018 Updated: Wednesday 29 August 2018 Last processed: Wednesday 13 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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