France. Royal. Philip IV, AD 1285 to 1314. Billon obol. Possibly contemporary counterfeit.

World Coins - France. Royal. Philip IV, AD 1285 to 1314. Billon obol. Possibly contemporary counterfeit.
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Denomination: Billon obol (maille tournois), a scarce denomination for this series.
 
Mint: Tournois.  Date: issued between AD 1290 to 1295.

Reference: Dup. 226. Ciani 227.

Size: 13.5 x 15.0 mm.  Weight: 0.38 grams.

Grade : Fine with a softness to the strike.

The very low weight (these are usually well over half a gram) and soft strike suggest this may be a counterfeit made at about the same time as the originals.

Obverse: Short cross with PHILIPPVS REX around.

Reverse: Castle, with TVRONVS CIVIS around.

Price SKU: vcoin5310
US$ 42.50
  • € 34.88
  • £ 30.48
  • AUD 56.22
  • CHF 41.81
  • CAD 54.77

Rates for: 04/25/18

Ships from: Canada
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