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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-CR022
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector:  Whitting, Philip D.
Maker:  Isabelle of Villehardouin; Glarentza
Denomination:  Denier tournois
Place made:  Glarentza
Culture:  Medieval
Date made:  1297-1301
Metal:  Billon
Diameter (cm):  2.00
Weight (g):  0.68
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Whitting 3740.
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Description:  Obverse: short cross in circle with legend around. Reverse: Châtel Tournois in border with legend around.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: + YS[...]ELLA· P· […]Ch (Isabelle Princess of Achaia). Reverse: + D[ϵ CL]AREN[CI]A (Of Glarentza).

Bibliography:  CCS p. 362 no. 15a

3 Related People

Whitting, Philip David
British
1903
1988
Glarentza
Frankish


Isabelle of Villehardouin
Frankish
1260
1312-01-23
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