Tag Archive for: the Pius

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Robert II, the Pius King Denier 996-1031

Robert II, the Pius, 1020 Duplessy 4, PCGS graded VF-25 Robert II came to be known as le Pieux (“the Pious”) due to his Catholic religious devotion. The sobriquet also stems from his great intolerance for heretics—he reportedly reintroduced…
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Louis I, the Pius King AR Denier 814-840

Louis I, the Pius, 819-822 Morrison & Grunthal 361; Prou 317; Depeyrot 759; MEC 1, 781, PCGS graded MS-62 Class 2. Paris, 819-822. + HLVDOVVICVS IMP, short cross. Reverse: PARISII. Ex Künker (12 March 2012), 1416
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Louis I, the Pius King AR Denier 814-840

Louis I, the Pius, 814-840 Morisson & Grunthal 396; Depeyrot 607, PCGS graded XF Details Melle. HLVDOVVICVS IMP AVC, draped bust of Louis I right. Reverse: + METALLVM, two hammers and die and anvil. Ex Sincona (23 October 2018),…