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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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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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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