By Jr, William R. Day,Michael Matzke,Andrea Saccocci,Elina Screen
This quantity of Medieval ecu Coinage is the 1st finished survey of the coinage of north Italy c.950–1500, bringing the newest learn to a global viewers. It offers an authoritative and up to date account of the coinages of Piedmont, Liguria, Lombardy and the larger Veneto, that have by no means been studied jointly in such aspect on a huge nearby foundation. the quantity finds for the 1st time the broader tendencies that formed the coinages of the quarter and provides new syntheses of the financial background of the person towns. It contains certain appendices, akin to a listing of coin hoards, indices and a word list, in addition to a completely illustrated catalogue of the north Italian cash, together with these of Genoa, Milan and Venice, within the unrivalled choice of the Fitzwilliam Museum, principally shaped through Professor Philip Grierson (1910–2006).