Extremely rare and in exceptional condition for this difficult issue
Lot 1617
CRUSADERS. Edessa. Richard of Salerno, regent, 1104-1108. Follis (Bronze, 26 mm, 8.40 g, 12 h). Nimbate and draped bust of Christ facing, raising his right hand in benediction and holding book of Gospels; in field to left and right, IC - XC. Rev. KE / BOHΘ / PIKAP / Δω ('Lord, help Richard' in Greek) in four lines. Metcalf, Crusades, p. 33, Richard Class 1. MPS 4. Porteous 3. Wäckerlin 162. Extremely rare and in exceptional condition for this difficult issue. Traces of overstriking and with an edge crack, otherwise, very fine.
Starting price:
75 CHF
Hammer price:
1200 CHF
Bid increment:
Closed
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Closing time: 31-May-20, 18:59:00 CEST
All winning bids are subject to an 18.5% buyer's fee.