¼ Gros - Charles II

¼ Gros - Charles II -  obverse¼ Gros - Charles II -  reverse

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Issuer Duchy of Bar (Lorraine)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1420-1424
Value ¼ Gros (1⁄80)
Currency Livre
Composition Billon
Weight 1.00 g
Diameter 20 mm
Shape Round (irregular)
Technique Hammered
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 107659
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References Flon# 3-4 p. 486
Dominique Flon; 2002. Histoire monétaire de la Lorraine et des Trois-Évêchés / Tome 1. Prolégomènes. Première partie: Les temps du denier et de l'installation des droits. Société Thierry Alix, Nancy, France.
And 2 more volumes.


Tilted shield with Lorraine arms over a downward pointing sword

Script: Latin

Lettering: KAROLVS . DVX . LOTHOR . Z . M

Unabridged legend: Karolus dux Lothoringia et marchio

Translation: Charles, duke of Lorraine and Marquis


Cross pattée dividing legend, with alternating symbols of Lorraine (alerion) and Bar (fish flanked by crosses) in the angles

Script: Latin

Lettering: mOnЄTA+FCA | IN+S.M | IChAL

Translation: Coinage struck in Saint-Michiel


Saint-Mihiel, France (1343-1344)

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ND (1420-1424) 
ND (1420-1424)  (fr) sit.nome.dni.benedictum ( variante de légende revers)

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