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Ancient Nomos Art is a museum of galleries exhibiting ancient coins and ancient mint maps. The coin gallery displays the diverse art and history of hand-crafted ancient Greek, Roman, Byzantine, Persian and Medieval coinage. The ancient mints mapping gallery features Greek, Roman, Byzantine, Asia Minor and Medieval mint city regions and territories. Visitor's are welcome to explore, study and enjoy Ancient Nomos Art.

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Medieval, France – 942 AD

Richard 'Sans Peur'

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Obverse: Small cross at start of Richard I legend; large cross pattée in center with four pellets in each quarter.
Reverse: Small pediment cross at start of Rotomagus legend; temple façade with St André cross; pellets in each quarter.

Obv: + RICΛRDVS I, cross pattée in center, with four pellets in each quarter. Rev: + ROTOMΛGVS, temple façade with cross mounted to pediment; in center, cross of Saint André with pellets in each quarter.



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Value: Denier. Metal: AR Silver. Weight: 1.23 grams. Mint: Rotomagus (Roeun), Provincial Normandy. Date: 942-996 AD. Attribution: Dumas, plate XV, 10-11; Legros, 191-92; Duplessy 16, Féodales 17; Poey d’Avant -; Fecamp 773.

Legend, Documentation and Attribution