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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1974.27.246
People
Unidentified Artist
Title
One Daler Coin
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
1718
Culture
Swedish
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/184038
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Copper
Dimensions
2.4 cm diam. x 0.2 cm depth (15/16 x 1/16 in.)
4.36 g
Denomination
daler sylvermint
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: 1718, obverse: MERCURIUS / 1718
  • inscription: reverse: 1 / DALER / S. M.
Provenance
Arthur W. Arundel, Gift to the Fogg Art Museum, 1974.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, A Gift to the Museum from Arthur W. Arundel through the Harvard Fund Council, Class of 1951
Accession Year
1974
Object Number
1974.27.246
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obverse: standing figure of Mercury holding caduceus; reverse: elaborate border design with flowers.

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