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ID:     74001021
Type:     Germany
Region:     Hildesheim
City:     Bishopric
Issuer:     Adelhog von Dorstadt
Date Ruled:     1171-1190 AD
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Bracteate Pfennig
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     AD 1170-1190
Weight:     0.76 g
Obverse Description:     Bishop enthroned facing, holding crozier and staff, within quadrilobe with two towers; eight pellets around
Reverse Description:     Incuse of obverse
Primary Reference:     MÖdesse Hoard I, 48 (this coin)
Reference2:     Bonhoff 212
Reference3:     LÖbbecke 67
Reference4:     Reichmann 701
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     Good VF, toned, edge slightly ragged.
Notes:     Sale: Triton X, Lot: 1021 From the Collection of a California Gentleman. Ex Robert Schonwalter Collection (Triton VIII, 11 January 2005), lot 1576; MÖdesse Hoard.