Seller: manuantiques (6,428) 100%, Location: Honolulu, Hawaii, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 232870104639 FRANCE.FRANCE, Auxerre. XII-XIII Cent. AR Denier. Patriarchal Cross / Cross. PdA.5880. F-VF. Condition: Condition is as viewed. If you have any questions or would like to see further photos, please contact us and we would be happy to oblige you. Provenance: From the Honolulu, HI estate of University of Hawaii English professor Kaye Fredericks. Sold for $39 in 1999. Auxerre, town, capital of Yonne. Bourgogne-Tranche-Comte region. Central France on the Yonne River. The Town, which flourished in pre-Roman and Roman days, became the seat of a bishop and a civitas (provincial capital) in the 3rd century. It was united to France by Louis XI in the 1400s. Auxerre's most notable landmark, is the cathedral of Saint-Etienne (13th-16th-century Gothic) The early Gothic choir and the apsidal chapel contain some of the best 13th century stained glass in France. The church of Saint-Eusebe (founded 7th century) shows styles from the 12th to the 16th century. Below the church of Saint-Germain, crypts of the 9th century contain tombs of the bishops of Auxerre. Auxerre is a commercial town with its varied industries amongst food and drink products including wine, liqueurs, foie gras and truffles. Auxerre is also the centre of services for the wine-producing regions of the Yonne Valley and Chablis. Encyclopaedia Britannica A must-have for any coin collector! We offer local pickup and combined shippingInternational buyers must contact us for exact shipping costs Click here for our other listings! Condition: The condition is as viewed. If you have any questions or would like to see further photos, please contact us and we would be happy to oblige you.