6th Crusade: Frederick II
This coin is part of series History of the Crusades
The Sixth Crusade started in 1228 as an attempt to regain Jerusalem. It began seven years after the failure of the Fifth Crusade. It involved very little actual fighting. The diplomatic maneuvering of the Holy Roman Emperor, Frederick II resulted in the Kingdom of Jerusalem regaining control of Jerusalem and other areas for fifteen years.
The Crusades were a series of religiously sanctioned military campaigns waged by much of Latin Christian Europe, particularly the Franks of France and the Holy Roman Empire during the 11th to 15th century. Each coin depicting a unique scene from that crusade and the most important commander/leader in that crusade. All finished in Antique making this series a unique piece of history.
Key Selling Points:
Highly detailed coins with common obverse on all coin
Antique finish which makes the coin very interesting to see
|Face Value||5 Dollars||Diameter||38.61 mm|
|Special Features||Antique finish|
|Scope of Delivery||Capsule, certificate and box.|
This coin is part of the History of the Crusades series.
The following coins are already issued in this series:
- 10th Crusade: The Last Crusader
- 9th Crusade: Edward I of England
- 8th Crusade: Charles of Anjou
- 7th Crusade: Saint Louix IX
- 6th Crusade: Frederick II
- 5th Crusade John of Brienne
- 4th Crusade: Dandolo of Venice
- 3rd Crusade: Richard the Lionheart
- 2nd Crusade: Louis VII of France
- 1st Crusade: Godfrey of Bouillon