coin project
Civitas Galleries
Please support our sponsors


Log In | Register
[82947 Coins (45678 Unverified)]
 
 
Search
Advanced Search
Search By Coin ID
 
 
Home
ANCIENT/BYZANTINE
Ancient Africa (157)
Ancient East (4671)
Ancient Spain (872)
Byzantine (753)
Celtic (372)
Goths, Vandals (259)
Greek (22055)
Roman Imperial (32158)
Roman Provincial (8217)
Roman Republican & Imperatorial (2318)
MEDIEVAL/EARLY WORLD
Ancient and Medieval India (71)
Ancient and Medieval Far East (10245)
Central Europe and Italy (20)
Eastern Europe and Scandinavia (54)
Germany (30)
Islamic (18)
Western Europe (102)
MODERN WORLD
Africa (5)
Asia (0)
Australia and the Pacific Islands (0)
Europe (17)
North America (0)
South America (0)
COUNTERFEITS AND IMITATIONS
Ancient Imitations (444)
Modern Forgeries of Ancient Coins (19)
Medieval Imitations (0)
Modern Forgeries of Medieval Coins (0)
Modern Forgeries of Modern Coins (0)
 
Submit New Coin(s)
 
Sponsors page
Terms of Service
Contact Us
About Us
FAQ Page
Coin Detail
Click here to see enlarged image.
ID:     74001021
     [UNVERIFIED]
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
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=97434
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.