Richard I Denier

Richard I Denier

Anglo-Gallic, Richard I (1189-99), Duke of Aquitaine (1172-85), silver Denier, Poitou, cross pattee within beaded circle, Latin legend and outer beaded border surrounding, +RICARDVS REX, rev. three line inscription with beaded outer border, PIC / TAVIE / NSIS, weight 0.79g (Elias 8; AGC 340A dies 1/b; S.8008). A touch of verdigris near border each side, otherwise very fine.

The Latin legends translate as "Richard, King" on the obverse and the Latin form of Poitou on the reverse.



Ex Peter Woodhead gift to B H I H Stewart 1966.

Ex Lord Stewartby Collection


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