ARMENIA.Smpad, Usurper, AD 1296-1298.AE.Pogh.Mint of SIS.

Ancient Coins - ARMENIA.Smpad, Usurper, AD 1296-1298.AE.Pogh.Mint of SIS.
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ARMENIA.Smpad, Usurper, AD 1296-1298.AE.Pogh.Mint of SIS. ( 2.16g,21mm, 12h).
Armenian legend, king� Smpad riding horse right, holding long sceptre in right hand.
Reverse.Armenian legend.Cross with lis in each quarter.
Ref:AC 412.
Good fine, unusally large flan.

Both Bedoukian and Nercessian describe the quarters of cross as decorated with flying doves, however, upon closer examanation the design is more akin to a flower see for example the copper fractions of Antioch issued by Bohemond III ( 1162-1201) Schlumberger Pl.III.1-2 for a similar lis but with pellets in fields,
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