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1250-1310 Greece, Billon Denier - Coin of the Crusades NGC XF40 Story Vault

1250-1310 Greece, Billon Denier - Coin of the Crusades NGC XF40 Story Vault
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Why add this 1250-1310 Greek Billon Denier to your collection?

The Crusades were a series of religious wars which took place from 1096 to 1487 between Christians and Muslims. Various Popes sanctioned the conflicts fought for control over the Holy Land and its multiple sites of religious significance. Coinage struck to fund the armies of Knight participating the wars typically bear the image of a cross, related to the word "Crusade" which literally means Christian Holy War. Struck in Greece 1250-1310 from Billon, which is a metallic alloy of mostly bronze with a silver wash, the Denier of the Crusades measured approximately 18-22 mm in diameter, weighing around 0.8 grams.

Traditional Design of Crusaders Coinage

The obverse bears the image of the cross pattee, framed by a circular border and legend describing the ruling Duke's name and title.

The reverse depicts a segmented castle tournois, featuring three individual towers. The image is encircled by the inscribed name of the region of issue.

NGC Extremely Fine 40

Graded Extremely Fine (XF) 40 by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC), this 1250-1310 Greek Billon Denier Coin of the Crusades will exhibit complete design details and overall sharpness, with most of the highest points slightly flattened by wear. This beautiful coin is presented with an official NGC grading label in a protective holder to preserve its condition, packaged in a Story Vault case with a brief summary of the Crusades.

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Grading Service:NGC
Grade:XF40
Packaging:Story Vault
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