CRUSADER.1st crusade:preferred coinage.Anonymous.Bishops of VALENCE.12th cent.AD.Bi.Denier

Ancient Coins - CRUSADER.1st crusade:preferred coinage.Anonymous.Bishops of VALENCE.12th cent.AD.Bi.Denier
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CRUSADER.1st crusade:preferred coinage.Anonymous.Bishops of VALENCE.12th cent.AD.Bi.Denier.Type C ( 0.94g, 19mm ).
+S ΛPOLLINΛRS, cross pomme with large annulet in third quarter.
Reverse.+ VPBS VΛLENTIΛΙ, facing Angel with wings open.
Ref:Met.25-26
Good very fine, coarse style.

The deniers ofthe mint of Valence along with those issued from the mints of�Charters, LeMans, Melgueil, Le Puy,� Lucca and Melle are all mentioned by the chroniclerRaymond of Aguilers who accompanied� the Count ofToulouse Raymond ofSaint-Gilles as the "Erat Haec Nostra Moneta"the coins used in the LatinEast by members of the First crusade.These coins frequestly turn up inhoards found in lands held bythe Franks in Syria and Palestine.
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