Meepzorp's Ancient Coins


Medieval Italy


House of Savoy, Part 2


Filiberto I - Carlo II


1472 - 1553


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Italy, House of Savoy, Filiberto I, "il Cacciatore", 1472-1482, Mi (billon)
Parpagliola, Bourg mint, Peronetto Guillod, mintmaster(?), 2.4g
+ PhILIBERTVS DVX SABAVDIE,
Savoy coat (shield) of arms, in trilobe/
+ MARChIO IN ITALIA PRINCEPS,
cross patente, knot in each quarter, all in quatrolobe
MIR (Varesi) 201c var., Simonetti 4,
Biaggi 178, Rare (R1)
Posted March 2017







Italy, House of Savoy, Carlo I, 1482-1490, billon Forte,
Chambery mint, 19 mm, 0.636g
+ KAROLVS DVX S B D PC,
Savoy coat (shield) of arms, 2 annulets/
+ PRINCEPS IN ITALIA,
large K, 4 annulets
CNI I, p. 112, 139, MIR (Varesi) 253, Biaggi 2471,
Rare (R1)
ex CNG, e-auction 247, 12 January 2011, lot #445
Posted September 2019







Italy, House of Savoy, Carlo II, 1504-1553, Mi (billon) Grosso,
Type III, Aosta mint, Nicolo Vialardi, mintmaster
+ CAROLVS II DVX SABAVDIE,
crowned Savoy coat (shield) of arms, between 2 knots/
+ ET AVGVSTE PRE[TO?]RIE N V,
cross mauriziana, in quatrolobe
MIR (Varesi) 387d, Simonetti 57/4,
Biaggi 332a, Scarce (NC)
Posted March 2017







Italy, House of Savoy, Carlo II of Savoy, "the good", 1504-1553, Mi (billon) Quarto di Piemonte(?),
no date, Type V (or XIV?), Torino(?) mint, 18 mm, 1.24g
+ KROLVS SECVNDVS DVX SABAVD,
large crowned K/
+ KBLASY ET AVGVSTE S R IMP PRI,
cross of 4 knots, F-E-R-T in quadrants
MIR (Varesi) 420, Cudazzo 492, Simonetti 84,
Biaggi 359, Scarce (NC)
Posted February 2021