Your browser does not support JavaScript!
+ Filters
New Search
Available Exact wording Only in the title

Live auction - bca_421077 - CARLOMAN I Denier

You must sign-in and be an approved bidder to bid, Login to bid. Accounts are subject to approval and the approval process takes place within 48 hours. Do not wait until the day a sale closes to register.Clicking on « bid » constitutes acceptance of the terms of use of private live auctions. Bids must be placed in whole Euro amounts only. The sale will start closing at the time stated on the item description; any bids received at the site after the closing time will not be executed. Transmission times may vary and bids could be rejected if you wait until the last second. For further information ckeck the Live auction FAQ

All winning bids are subject to a 12% buyer’s fee.
Estimate : 3 000 €
Price : 2 255 €
Maximum bid : 2 555 €
End of the sale : 14 March 2017 15:12:27
bidders : 2 bidders
Type : Denier
Date: n.d.
Metal : silver
Diameter : 13 mm
Orientation dies : 5 h.
Weight : 0,72 g.
Rarity : R3
Coments on the condition:
Denier fragmentaire recouvert d’une patine grise. Reliefs nets
Catalogue references :


Obverse description : monogramme CARLM sous une barre abréviative.
Obverse translation : (Carloman).


Reverse legend : LV[G].
Reverse description : sous une barre abréviative.
Reverse translation : (Lyon).


Monnaie de la plus grande rareté connu à quatre exemplaires, un au Musée de Berlin, et deux autres exemplaires en collection privée et également cassés.

Historical background



Charlemagne's son Pepin said "the Brief" and Bertade Laon. After the death of his father, his brother Charlemagne is crowned King of the Franks October 9 768 Noyon, while he is anointed the same day at Soissons. This city became the capital of his kingdom. The division of the kingdom under Pepin is challenged and Charlemagne received Neustria, Burgundy and Aquitaine while Carloman takes possession of Austrasia, Alemannia and Thuringia. Charlemagne's reign was short-lived. He died on December 4 771 in his palace Samoussy and he was buried in the church of Saint-Remi of Reims.

By using our site, you agree to our use of cookies to enhance your experience.