Coin of Richard Lionheart

Illustration

Patrick Tinkham
by The British Museum
published on 09 May 2018

Official coin of King Richard I Lionheart (reigned 1189-1199 CE), struck in 1195 CE in Issoudun (formerly Exoldunum). The obverse is inscribed RICARD'REX ("KING RICHARD"). The reverse reverse is inscribed EXOLDUNI ("FROM ISSOUDUN"). (British Museum, London.)

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