+ Filters
New Search
Filters
Available Exact wording Only in the title
E-shopLoading...
GradeLoading...
PriceLoading...

Live auction - bca_338238 - CHARLES II LE CHAUVE / THE BALD Denier

CHARLES II LE CHAUVE / THE BALD Denier XF/VF
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 cgb.fr 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 : 950 €
Price : 550 €
Maximum bid : 1 500 €
End of the sale : 03 December 2014 15:50:46
bidders : 1 bidder
Type : Denier
Date: c.
Date: n.d.
Mint name / Town : Orléans
Metal : silver
Diameter : 20 mm
Orientation dies : 3 h.
Weight : 1,47 g.
Rarity : R2
Coments on the condition:
Ce denier est frappé sur un flan assez large et légèrement irrégulier. Exemplaire présentant des reliefs plus nets au droit qu’au revers et de petites taches vertes
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse legend : + CARLVS REX FR.
Obverse description : Croix cantonnée de quatre besants.
Obverse translation : (Charles, roi des Francs).

Reverse


Reverse legend : + AVRELIANIS.
Reverse description : Temple à fronton triangulaire sommé d’une croix à long pied.
Reverse translation : (Orléans).

Historical background


Charles the Bald

(20/06/840-6/10/877)

Charles the Bald became king on the death of his father, Louis the Pious, 20 June 840. The Treaty of Verdun in 843, the Carolingian empire was divided between the three son Louis. Lothar receives Lotharingia, Louis the German and Charles Francia Orientalis Francia Occidentalis. Type in the Christian legend is prior to 864 and the reform of the Edict of Pîtres, but it must be after 843. It has been struck between 850 and 860.

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

x