Collection of Ancient Greek coins, British gold sovereign and American 'double eagle' coins by Various artists

A collection of 18 coins including 1) 12 Greek coins, gold, silver and electrum; duplicates from the bequest to the British Museum; 2) One British gold sovereign coin and 3) 5 American gold 'double eagle' $20 coins.

Details

Medium:
Gold, silver & electrum
Acquired in:
1988
Bequeathed by:
G E M Lewis through The Art Fund

Part of a bequest to four museums by Mr Lewis through the Art Fund.

Provenance

Mrs G.E.M Lewis

Venue details

Fitzwilliam Museum Trumpington Street, CAMBRIDGE Cambridgeshire CB2 1RB 01223 332900 www.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk

Entry details

Free to all

Tue – Sat, 10am – 5pm
Sun & Bank Holidays 12noon – 5pm

Closed Mon, 24 – 26, 31 Dec and 1 Jan

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