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 ( 0.85g, 16mm ).
+S ΛPOLLINΛRS, cross pomme with large annulet in third quarter.
Reverse.+ VRBS VΛLENTIΛΙ, facing Angel with wings open.
Ref:Met.27 ( This coin appears to read VRBS for VPBS )
Good very fine, reverse light corrossion.

Thedeniers ofthe mint of Valence along with those issued from the mintsof�Charters, LeMans, Melgueil, Le Puy,� Lucca and Melle are allmentioned by the chroniclerRaymond of Aguilers who accompanied� theCount ofToulouse Raymond ofSaint-Gilles as the "Erat Haec NostraMoneta"the coins used in the LatinEast by members of the Firstcrusade.These coins frequestly turn up inhoards found in lands heldbythe Franks in Syria and Palestine.
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