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Charles of France (1469-72) (ruler)

La Rochelle (mint)




Samson or fort d'or (denomination)

Medieval (Series)

France (subseries)

French Feudal Coinages (subsubseries)

Aquitaine (duchy) (subsubsubseries)




weight: 7.86 g
image(width): 35 mm
die axis: 160 degrees


1469 to 1472


given: The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum 1995-10-09 (Filtered for: Coins and Medals)

Ex Sotheby (London) sale 9 October 1995, lot 1105; ex Weil, 12 November 1990, lot 38; ex Ciani, 6 June 1935, lot 1335; apparently ex Gariel coll. (Hoffmann, 27 April 1885), lot 2601; ex Dassy coll. (Rollin & Feuardent, 3 May 1869), lot 1325.

Production Place

La Rochelle (mint) (place)


  1. Poey d'Avant, F. (1961) Les monnaies féodales de la France, Graz
  2. (2005) Treasures of the Fitzwilliam Museum, London: Scala [page: 249]

Catalogue ref/s



Accession Number

CM.552-1995 (Coins and Medals)
(Reference Number: 109880; Input Date: 2004-08-05 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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