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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-CR017
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector:  Whitting, Philip D.
Maker:  William de Villehardouin; Corinth
Denomination:  Denier tournois
Place made:  Corinth
Culture:  Medieval
Date made:  1246-1278
Metal:  Billon
Diameter (cm):  1.90
Weight (g):  0.82
Axis (degrees):  45.00
Provenance:  Whitting 4852.
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Description:  Obverse: short cross in circle with legend around. Reverse: Châtel Tournois in border with legend around.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: + G PRINCE ACh (Prince G of Achaia). Reverse: + ':CLARENTIA' (Glarentza).

Bibliography:  CCS p. 359 no. 10b

3 Related People

Corinth
Greek;Byzantine;Frankish;Ottoman


William de Villehardouin
Frankish
1211
1278-05-01
Whitting, Philip David
British
1903
1988
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