Lyon coins catalog with values

Archbishopric of Lyon

According to legend, the first bishop of Lyon was appointed in the middle of the 2nd century.
At the end of the 5th century, the city of Lyon was the center of a county in the Kingdom of Burgundy, and after 534 it came under the rule of the kings of France.
In 1157, Holy Roman Emperor Frederick Barbarossa transferred control of the County of Lyon to the archbishop.
The Thirteenth (1245) and Fourteenth (1274) Ecumenical Church Councils took place in Lyon.
In 1312, Philip the Fair annexed the city to the Kingdom of France, but until the early 15th century the Archbishopric of Lyon was allowed to mint its own coins.

 

 

denier

Anonymous coinage

coin Lyon denier no date (XIII-XIV century)
denier no date (XIII-XIV century)

silver
GALLIARV
PRIMA SEDES / L
Value - 25-35 USD

 

coin Lyon obole no date (XIII-XIV century)
obole (half denier) no date (XIII-XIV century)

billon
GALLIARV
PRIMA SEDES / L
Value - 45-55 USD

 

 

 

 

Other coins of French Feudalist

Angouleme

Aquitaine

Albi

Anjou

Arches and Charleville

Auxonne

Bearn

Besancon

Boisbelle and Henrichemont

Bourbonnais

Burgundy

Cambrai

Champagne

Chartres

Chateau-Regnault

Clermont

Comtat Venaissin (Avignon)

Dauphine

Dombes

Franche-Comte

Gien

Kahors

Lorraine

Maine

Meaux

Melgueil

Metz

Navarra

Neufchateau

Orange

Penthievre

Poitou

Provence

Sedan

Strasbourg

Toulouse

Tours

Valence

Vienne

 

 

Coins of Lyon in the catalog are presented divided by historical periods, indicating the main characteristics and differences by type.
Inside the sections, the coins are sorted by denomination - from large to small.
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