CRUSADER.1st crusade:preferred coinage.TUSCANY.LUCCA.12th cent.AD.Bi.Denier.Rough style.

Ancient Coins - CRUSADER.1st crusade:preferred coinage.TUSCANY.LUCCA.12th cent.AD.Bi.Denier.Rough  style.
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CRUSADER.1st crusade:preferred coinage.TUSCANY.LUCCA.12th cent.AD.Bi.Denier.Rough� style. ( 0.80g, 15mm ).
Struck in the name of Henry III Holy Roman Emperor AD 1017-1056 ( with debased Otto monogram ).
+IMPERΛTOR in centre debased Otto monogram.
Reverse.+ENRIVCVS, LVCA in centre.
Ref:Met.16-18.
crude, Good very fine for issue, with all the legends on flan.

Thedeniers of the mint of Lucca along with those issued from the mints of�Charters, Le Mans, Melgueil, Le Puy, Valence and Melle are mentioned bythe chronicler Raymond of Aguilers who accompanied� the count ofToulouse Raymond of Saint-Gilles as the "Erat Haec Nostra Moneta" thecoins used in the Latin East by members of the First crusade.Thesecoins frequestly turn up in hoards found in lands held by the Franks inthe Syria and Palestine.
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