Denier - Hugh the Great


Issuer County of Paris (French States)
Count Hugh the Great (923-956)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 923-956
Value 1 Denier (1⁄240)
Composition Silver
Weight 1.01 g
Shape Round (irregular)
Technique Hammered
Orientation Variable alignment ↺
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 340187
References Dy féodales# –,
Jean Duplessy; 2004. Les monnaies françaises féodales / Tome 1. Maison Platt, Paris, France.
And 1 more volumes.
PA# 11
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.


Cross in a beaded circle.

Script: Latin

Lettering: ✠ GRΛTIΛ DI DVX

Translation: [Hugh], duke by the grace of God.


Legend in two lines between two crosslets.

Script: Latin



Translation: City of Paris.


Paris, France (600-1973)

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Past sales

Pictures Sale Date Grade Sold price
Picture 1 of a sold Denier - Hugh the GreatPicture 1 of a sold Denier - Hugh the Great
Heritage Auctions
2018 January 7 - 8 NYINC World Coins Signature Auction - New York 3061
Lot 30336
Internet Archive
Jan 7, 2018 VF
(NGC MS62)
USD 1140.00
(incl. buyer's premium)

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