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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-CR045
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector:  Whitting, Philip D.
Maker:  William de la Roche; Thebes
Denomination:  Denier tournois
Place made:  Boeotia: Thebes
Culture:  Medieval
Date made:  1280-1287
Metal:  Billon
Diameter (cm):  1.95
Weight (g):  0.86
Axis (degrees):  0.00
Provenance:  Whitting 6981; bt A. H. Baldwin & Son 4.vii.1969.
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Description:  Obverse: cross pattée in circle with legend around. Reverse: Châtel Tournois in circle with legend around.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: + • G • DVX ATϵNϵS: (William Duke of Athens). Reverse: + : ThϵBϵ: CIVIS: (Of the city of Thebes).

Bibliography:  CCS p.387 no. 89a

3 Related People

Whitting, Philip David
British
1903
1988
Thebes
Greek;Frankish


William de la Roche
Frankish

1287
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