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Huszár 620, Pohl 177-10, Unger 486_, Réthy II 157A
Hungary. Jnos Hunyadi (Governor, 1446-1453). Billon denar, .69 gr., 17 mm.

Obv: + TEMPORE GVBERnATORI, Crowned lion of Berszterce facing left.

Rev: + MOnETA REGnI VnGARIE, Patriarchal cross, n* (privy mark) in fields.

The type was struck in 1447-1450 (per Huszr & Unger) or 1447-1451 (per Pohl). This privy mark is a collective mark struck in Nagybnya (now Baia Mere, Romania) (per Pohl).

Huszr/Pohl rarity rating 6. The legends described and depicted in Huszr and Pohl differ slightly from those described and depicted in Unger and Rthy. The obverse of this coin differs significantly from those described, and the reverse comports with is coin comports with Huszr and Pohl.
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