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Live auction - fjt_441782 - TOURAINE - GENTRY AND TOWNS Archevêque Simon de MAILLE 1558

TOURAINE - GENTRY AND TOWNS Archevêque Simon de MAILLE XF
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Estimate : 650 €
Price : 330 €
Maximum bid : 380 €
End of the sale : 12 December 2017 18:58:04
bidders : 2 bidders
Type : Archevêque Simon de MAILLE
Date: 1558
Metal : silver
Diameter : 27,5 mm
Orientation dies : 3 h.
Weight : 3,96 g.
Rarity : R3
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse legend : LE NOM DE LIS AMI 1558.
Obverse description : Armes de France..

Reverse


Reverse legend : ARCHIEPIS TVRON.
Reverse description : Armes de S. de Maille sur une croix..
Reverse translation : Archevêque de Tours..

Commentary


C’est la première fois que nous proposons à la vente ce jeton !.

Historical background


Touraine - NOBILITY AND TOWNS

Celtic Turones region, Touraine has as main town Turones or Caesarodunum (Tours) under the Romans, which is the capital of Lyon III. After the battle of Vouillé in 507, it goes to the Franks. It becomes county in the tenth century and the challenge of a rivalry between the houses of Anjou and Blois. It was confiscated in 1203 to John Lackland. It becomes prerogative many princes and eventually be linked to the Crown on the death of Francis of Alençon in 1584. The city of Tours was a favorite residence of Charles VII and Louis XI. It welcomes in 1870 the delegation of the Government of National Defence before being taken by the Bavarians in 1871.

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