German Marien-groschen

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Date:1672

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German States - Lippe-Detmold billon mariengroschen, 1672

Diameter 21mm


The obverse features the denomination, abbreviated to 'I/ MARI/ GROS' with the date below within a central ring. The inscription around the outside reads 'GRLIPP DRNDT MUNTZ', possibly referring to the place of origin and contemporary value of the coin. The reverse features the Lippische rose within a wreath.

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Donor ref:LEAMG : M4272.1994.386 (66/17365)

Source: Leamington Spa Art Gallery and Museum

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