CAROLINGIANS. Louis 'le Pieux' (the Pious).
|Sale: Triton XI, Lot: 1315. Estimate $4000.
Closing Date: Monday, 7 January 2008.
Sold For $5750. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
As Emperor Louis I, 814-840. AR Denier (1.71 g, 6h). Class 2. Milan mint. Struck circa 819-822. + HLVDOVVICVS IMP, small cross pattée; crescent in one quarter / MEDIO/LANVM in two lines. Coupland, Money
, -; Depeyrot 662I; Haertle 2/13 var. (no crescent); M&G 451 var. (same); MEC 1, 787 var. (same); CNI V 12 var. (same). Good VF, toned. Unpublished with crescent (but this coin will be in the next edition of Crippa).