Lot of 4 coins. Crusaders in Frankish Greece, Athens, William de la Roche, AD 1280-1287 and Guy II de la Roche, AD 1287 to 1294

Ancient Coins - Lot of 4 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 #87a to 88.

Size : Average 17.5 mm.  Weight : Average 0.75 grams.

Grade : Fine or better, one with a slightly ragged edge..

Obverse : Short cross with G DVX ATENES around.

Reverse : Castle tournois, with ThEBANI CIVIS around.

The 4 coins in the image are the four coins being sold, and the price is for all 4 coins.

Price SKU: vcoin5044
US$ 140.00
  • € 115.06
  • £ 100.21
  • AUD 184.89
  • CHF 137.79
  • CAD 179.69

Rates for: 04/26/18

Ships from: Canada
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