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Ducat of the Canton of Bern, Switzerland, 1796

Date:
1796
Culture:
Swiss
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
Diameter: 15/16 in. (24 mm.)
Classification:
Coins
Credit Line:
Gift of H.R. Ickelheimer, 1909
Accession Number:
09.9.14
Not on view
Inscription: Obverse: RESPUBLICA BERNENSIS [trans.: the Commonwealth of Bern]

Reverse: (in margin) DEUS / PROVIDEBIT / 1796 [trans.: God will provide]
H. R. Ickelheimer (until 1909; to MMA)
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