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Live auction - bfe_471466 - LORRAINE - DUCHY OF BAR - RENÉ I OF ANJOU Gros d'argent de Saint-Mihiel

LORRAINE - DUCHY OF BAR - RENÉ I OF ANJOU Gros d argent de Saint-Mihiel XF/VF
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Estimate : 600 €
Price : 410 €
Maximum bid : 1 072 €
End of the sale : 06 March 2018 17:48:35
bidders : 2 bidders
Type : Gros d'argent de Saint-Mihiel
Date: c. 1419-1453
Date: n.d.
Mint name / Town : Nancy
Metal : silver
Diameter : 25,5 mm
Orientation dies : 2 h.
Weight : 2,01 g.
Rarity : R3
Coments on the condition:
Ce gros est frappé sur un flan large, légèrement irrégulier. Exemplaire recouvert d’une patine grise laissant apparaître une bonne partie des grènetis extérieurs. Petite rayure et petite faiblesse de frappe au centre du revers
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse legend : RENATI* DVX* B-ARREN* Z* LOTH* M.
Obverse description : Épée posée en pal supportant un écu écartelé aux armes d’Anjou et de Bar, un écusson de Lorraine brochant sur le tout.
Obverse translation : (René, duc de Bar, marquis de Pont-à-Mousson).

Reverse


Reverse legend : MONETA* DE* NANCI ; LÉGENDE EXTÉRIEURE, + BNDICTV’* SIT* NOME’* DNI’* NRI’* IHV’* XPI’*.
Reverse description : Croix de Lorraine potencée.
Reverse translation : (Monnaie de Saint-Mihiel ; soit béni le nom de notre seigneur Jésus-Christ).

Historical background


LORRAINE - DUCHÉ BAR - RENÉ I D'ANJOU

(1419-1480)

René of Anjou (1409-1480), better known under the name of "Good King René" was also Count of Provence (1434-1480), Duke of Bar (1419-1480). By his marriage to Isabella of Lorraine, daughter of Duke Charles, he became Duke of Lorraine. He was also King of Naples (1438-1442), titular king of Sicily and Jerusalem nominal (1434-1480). Lorraine, he met opposition from Antoine de Vaudemonts until 1437. At the death of Isabella in 1453, he entrusted the administration of the Duchy John Calabria.

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