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AD20 - ITALY, Papal Coinage, Julius III (1550-1555), Silver Giulio, 22mm, 1.61g., Aquila degli Abruzzi mint, INNOCENTIVS P P VIII, tiara above crossed keys; pellet stops, rev., (crown) AQVILANA LIBERAS, eagle facing, head left, with wings spread; six-pointed star stops, (Berman 508), very fine. $195

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AD62 - ITALY, Papal Coinage, Julius II (1503-1513), Silver Giulio, 29mm, 3.87g., Ancona mint, IVLIVS II PONT MAX, Papal arms,  rev., Saints Peter and Paul seated, MARCI below, (Berman 592), extremely fine, toned. $395

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AD69 - ITALY, Papal Coinage, Clement VIII (1592-1605), Silver Testone, 31mm, 9.15g., Rome mint, CLEMENT VIII PON MAX, Papal arms,  rev., Saint Peter seated right, G T in exergue, (Berman 1450), almost extremely fine, toned. $495

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AD64 - ITALY, Papal Coinage, Urban VIII Barberini (1623-1644), Silver Jules, 28mm, 2.92g., Avignon mint, (Berman 1796), slightly doublestruck, good very fine, toned. $195

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AD63 - ITALY, Papal Coinage, Julius III (1550-1555), Silver Giulio, 28mm, 3.28g.,Rome mint, Holy year Issue, IVLIVS III PONT MAX, Papal arms,  rev., Holy Door inscribed AN DNI MDL (1550), IVSTI INTRABVNT OER EAM, dividing ROMA, (Berman 989), extremely fine, toned. $495

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AD66 - ITALY, Papal Coinage, Gregory XIII (1572-1585), Silver Testone, 29mm, 9.37g., Ancona mint, (Berman 1220), good very fine. $395

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AD68 - ITALY, Papal Coinage, Alexander VII (Fabio Chigi) (1655-1667), Silver Giulio, 26mm, 3.25g., Rome mint, ALEX VII PONT MAX, papal arms, pellet stops, rev., CVRA PECVNIAM CRESCENTEM SEQVITVR, draped table covered with coins, pellet stops, (CNI XVI 26; Muntoni 14; Berman 1904), practically as struck, exquisite toning, superb! $595

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ME704 - ITALY, Kingdom of Sicily, Charles I of Anjou (1266-1282) Billon Denaro, 0.45g., 16mm,  (Spahr 50), very fine. $40

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ME713 - ITALY, Genoa, Silver Denaro, 0.69g., 17mm, (13th-14th century), CVNRADI REX cross, rev., +●IA●NV●A●, gateway, ragged edge, very fine. $35

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ME703 - ITALY, Kingdom of Sicily, Conrad I (1250-1254) Billon Denaro, 0.73g., 16mm, Messina mint, •+• CONRADVS, cross with rhomboids in two quarters, rev., +IERL ET SICILIE, RX with contraction mark above, (Spahr 155; Biaggi 1269), very fine. $75

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ME701 – Italy, Venice, Doge Giovanni Soranzo (1312-1328), Silver Grosso, 20mm, 2.17g., S.M.VENETIA IO SVPANTIO DVX, doge standing left, St. mark standing right, cross between, rev., IC XC Christ seated on throne (Pao. 2), extremely fine, toned. $295  SOLD

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ME627 - ITALY, Kingdom of Sicily, Conrad I (1250-1254) Billon Denaro, 0.94g., Brindisi mint, +C•OR, IERVSALEM, cross pattée rev., +•ET•SICIL´•REX around cross, (Spahr 158), very fine. $65

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ME626 - ITALY, Lucca, immobilized type in the name of  the Holy Roman emperor, Heinrich III-V (1039-1125), Silver Denaro, 0.79g., skillfully pierced at the centre, very fine. $45

This type along with other French Feudal types was extensively used in the Levant by the early crusaders.

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CS85 - ITALY, Venice, Doge Andrea Contarini (1367-1382), Billon Tornesello, 0.64g., +. ANDR' QTAR' DUX, cross pattée, rev., + VEXELIFER VENETIA, winged lion of San Marco, seated facing, holding a book, (Paolucci 6), good very fine. $95 SOLD

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SZ190 - ITALY, Kingdom of Sicily, Conrad I (1250-1254) Billon Denaro, 0.71g., Messina mint, •+• CONRADVS, cross with rhomboids in two quarters, rev., +IERL ET SICILIE, RX with contraction mark above, (Spahr 155; Biaggi 1269), very fine. $75