Crusaders in Frankish Greece, Athens, William de la Roche, AD 1280-1287 and Guy II de la Roche, AD 1287 to 1294.

Ancient Coins - Crusaders in Frankish Greece, Athens, William de la Roche, AD 1280-1287 and Guy II de la Roche, AD 1287 to 1294.
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It is likely this type was issued during both the rule of William de la Roche, AD 1280-1287 and the minority of Guy II de la Roche, AD 1287 to 1294. Because the medieval form of William is spelled with a G for the W, both William and Guy could have used this inscription starting with a G.

Denomination : Billon denier.  Mint : Athens.

Reference : COINS OF THE CRUSADER STATES - Pages 386, #86 variety (large pellet stops rather than smaller double pellet stops).

Size : 16.7 x 18.8 mm.  Weight : 0.74 grams.

Grade : gVF

Obverse : Short cross with G DVX ATENES around, with large pellet stops.

Reverse : Castle tournois with bar and open circles, with ThEBE CIVIS around, with large pellet stops.

Price SKU: vcoin1315
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