|Issuer||Archbishopric of Reims (French States)|
William White Hands (1176-1202)
|Type||Standard circulation coin|
|Value||1 Denier (1⁄240)|
|Orientation||Variable alignment ↺|
Faustin Poey d'Avant; 1858. Monnaies féodales de France / Tome 1. Anjou, Auvergne, Berri, Bourbonnais, Bretagne, France, Limousin, Maine, Nivernais, Normandie, Perche, Touraine, Velay. Rollin et Feuardent, Paris, France.
And 2 more volumes.
Legend in two lines between two lines and two pellets.
Unabridged legend: Gulermus Archiepiscopus
Translation: William archbishop.
Cross with two lilies and two crescents in angles.
Lettering: X REMIS CIVITAS
Translation: City of Reims.
Son of the count of Champagne Thibaut III, bishop of Chartres and Sens, William I was elected archbishop of Champagne in 1176.
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