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 these types in general were issued during both the rule of William de la Roche, AD 1280-1287 and continud during the 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.

Size : 18.1 x 19.8 mm.  Weight : 0.83 grams.

Grade : VF, toned.

Obverse : Short cross with G DVX ATENES around.

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

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