Denier - Alphonse of Poitiers

Denier - Alphonse of Poitiers - obverseDenier - Alphonse of Poitiers - reverse

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Features

Issuer Marquisate of Provence (French States)
Marquess Alphonse of Poitiers (1249-1271)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1249-1271
Value 1 Denier (1⁄240)
Currency Denier
Composition Billon
Weight 0.8 g
Diameter 17 mm
Shape Round (irregular)
Technique Hammered
Orientation Variable alignment ↺
Demonetized Yes
Number
N#
55703
References PA# 3734,
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.
Boudeau# 792,
Émile Boudeau; 2002. Catalogue général illustré et à prix marqués des monnaies françaises provinciales (4th edition). Les Chevau-Légers, Paris, France.
Dy féodales# 1608
Jean Duplessy; 2004. Les monnaies françaises féodales / Tome 1. Maison Platt, Paris, France.
And 1 more volumes.

Obverse

Castle tournois with a crosslet on top.

Script: Latin

Lettering: ✠ A COMES TOLOSE

Translation: Alphonse, count of Toulouse.

Reverse

Cross.

Script: Latin

Lettering: ✠ MARCh' PVINCIE

Translation: Marquisate of Provence.

Mint

Pont-de-Sorgue, modern-day Sorgues, France (1148-1354)

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
ND (1249-1271)  minted in Pont de Sorgues

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