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Live auction - fjt_078982 - LYONNAIS - ARCHBISHOPS OF LYON Jeton Ar 29, Pierre Guérin de Tencin n.d.

LYONNAIS - ARCHBISHOPS OF LYON Jeton Ar 29, Pierre Guérin de Tencin AU/AU
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Estimate : 650 €
Price : 300 €
Maximum bid : 300 €
End of the sale : 12 December 2017 19:04:34
bidders : 1 bidder
Type : Jeton Ar 29, Pierre Guérin de Tencin
Date: (après 1742)
Date: n.d.
Metal : silver
Diameter : 29,5 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 10,56 g.
Edge : striée
Rarity : R2
Coments on the condition:
Légère usure au droit sur les mèches, le sourcil et l’épaule, plus faible au revers et visible uniquement sur l’arbre des armoiries. Une superbe patine grise de collection recouvre cet exemplaire
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse legend : P. CARD. - DE TENCIN.
Obverse description : Buste à droite du cardinal de Tencin ; au-dessous signature DU VIV..
Obverse translation : (Pierre, Cardinal de Tencin).

Reverse


Reverse legend : ARCHIEP. LUGD. UNUS É REGNI ADMINISTRIS.
Reverse description : Armes de Pierre V Guérin, cardinal de Tencin dans un écu ovale, le tout posé sur une croix à huit pointes, entouré du cordon de l’ordre, timbré de la couronne ducale, cimé d’une croix épiscopale à double croisette ; sur le tout, chapeau de cardinal à cinq pendants.

Commentary


Ce jeton est frappé après le 26 août 1742, date à laquelle Pierre Guérin est créé ministre d’État.

Historical background


LYON - LYON ARCHBISHOPS

Christianity implanted in Lyon towards the middle of the second century by St Pothin, came from the East. The Lyon 177 Church suffers persecution of Marcus Aurelius with the martyrs of Pothin, Blandine and their companions. However, the city remains the center of the spread of Christianity in Gaul and became the seat of the Primate of the Gauls. In the sixteenth century, the spread of the Reformation key Lyonnais, near Geneva. Protestants make themselves masters of the city in 1562-1563 but the Catholic reaction is bloody at St. Bartholomew.

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