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The years after 1204 saw a huge increase of coin types, with designs of silver and bronze (copper) being changed annually. They were struck by 17 rulers from Constantinople (1204-1261) and Thessalonica (1204-1224).
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SB 2021
Latin emperors, Mint: Crusaders Constantinople, Latin Trachy Hendy Type A large Module. 20-24 mm 1.36gm. Mary, nimbate seated facing on throne with back, holding nimbate head of Christ on breast / MANOVHA D ECHOTHC frequently blundered, Emperor standing, wearing stemma divitision, and chlamys, holding labarum and anexikakia. SB 2021; Hendy type A, pl 25,6-10; DOC 1.1-1.14.Text

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SB 2022Latin emperors, Constantinople, AE Trachy. 1204-1261 AD. Christ enthroned, facing / Emperor, crowned, standing facing, holding sword in right hand and cross on globe. SB 2022.TextImage
SB 2023Latin rulers. Constantinople, Trachy type C. 1204-1261 AD. 15mm. MP-OV barred, Mary, nimbate, seated facing on throne with back; holding the beardless nimbate head of Christ on breast / Emperor seated facing on throne without back, collar-peice and paneled loros of simplified type; holding labarum-headed sceptre and anexikakia, hand of God at upper right. SB 2023.TextImage
SB 2024Latin rulers, AE trachy, Hendy type D. Constantinople. 1204-1219 AD. 20mm, 1.54 gm. Bust of Christ facing, beardless and nimbate, holding scroll / Emperor standing facing, wearing stemma, loros and sagion, holding cross-tipped sceptre and cross on globe. SB 2024.TextImage
SB 2025Latin rulers, AE trachy, Hendy type E. Constantinople. 1204-1219 AD. IC-XC barred in field, nimbate and beardless bust of Christ facing, holding scroll. Dot in each limb of nimbus cross / MANOVHA-AECHOTHC, emperor, full-length figure standing, wearing stemma, divitision, loros and sagion, holding labarum-headed sceptre and patriarchal cross on globe. Sear 2025, Hendy type E, DOC IV pl, XLIX5, ash. 40-43.TextImage

SB 2026
Latin Rulers of Constantinople, 1204-1261 AD. Large module. IC-XC to left and right of Christ seated facing / MANOVHL.., Emperor standing on left, being crowned by Mary on right. SB 2026, DO IV 6.Text

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SB 2027Latin Rulers of Constantinople, AE trachy, Large module. MP-QV to left and right of Mary, seated facing / Emperor on left and military saint, on right, holding labarum between them, both standing facing. SB 2027.TextImage

SB 2036
Latin Rulers of Constantinople. 1204-1261. Billon Trachy. Facing bust of Christ, holding Gospels and raising right hand / Archangel Michael standing facing, holding cross on globe. DOC 16; SB 2036.Text

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SB 2038Latin Rulers of Constantinople, 1204-1261 AD, reduced AE trachy. Christ enthroned facing / MP-theta V, bust of Mary facing, both hands raised. SB 2038.TextImage
SB 2043Latin Rulers of Constantinople (1204-1261 AD), reduced AE aspron trachy (scyphate), type W. I C N K in the four angles of a cross on a base / Emperor, full length figure, standing, holding spear and cross on globe. SB 2043, scarce, large module; DO IV 23.2.TextImage
SB 2044Latin Rulers of Constantinople, Reduced Trachy. MP-theta V to left and right of Mary, seated facing / Emperor standing facing, holding labarum. SB 2044, small module.TextImage
SB 2046Latin Rulers of Constantinople, small module AE trachy. MP-theta V to left and right of Mary, nimbate, seated facing / MANVHL DECPOTH, Emperor seated facing. SB 2046.TextImage
SB 2054Latin Rulers of Constantinople. 1204-1261. AE small module Trachy. I C N K in the four angles of a cross on a base / Emperor, full length figure, standing, holding long spear and cross on globe. SB 2054.TextImage
SB 2055Latin Rulers of Thessalonica. 1204-1264 AD. AE large module Trachy. IC-XC to left and right of Christ seated facing / Emperor, crowned and wearing loros, half-length figure standing, holding cross-tipped sceptre and cross on globe. SB 2055; DOC IV 24.TextImage
SB 2056Latin Rulers of Thessalonica. AE large module trachy. Christ, nimbate, bust facing / ..L DECPO.., Emperor, crowned and wearing loros, standing facing, holding cross on globe and cross-tipped sceptre. SB 2056.TextImage
SB 2057Latin Rulers of Thessalonica. 1204-1224. AE Large module Trachy. IC-XC to left and right, Christ seated facing / St. Helena and St. Constantine standing facing, each holding sceptre, holding patriarchal cross between them. DOC 35; SB 2057.TextImage
SB 2058Latin rulers of Thessalonica, 1204-1224 AD. AE Small module half tetarteron. MP-theta V to left and right of Mary nimbate, bust facing / Leaved patriarchal cross. DOC IV 27; SB 2058.TextImage

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