Obol of Sigismund

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Issued by: Sigismund of Hungary and Croatia
Denomination: Obol
Period: Medieval
Date found: 10/05/2022
Location: Hambleton, North Yorkshire


A heavily clipped silver obol (half a dinar) of Sigismund who was king of Hungary and Croatia for 50 years from 1387. Only two other example of this coin have been recorded at the PAS.