|Area/Ruler:||Armenia: Levon I|
|Reigned:||1196 AD - 1219 AD|
|Denomination:||AR "Coronation" Tram (=Drachm)|
|Obverse:||King kneeling before Christ.|
|Reverse:||Two lions back to back, cross between.|
Levon I, called Levon the Great, was king of Armenia 1199-1219. He rallied the Armenians after their dispersion by the Seljuq Turks and consolidated the kingdom in Cilicia, southeastern Asia Minor. Through his friendly relations with the German emperors Frederick I Barbarossa and Henry VI, he was crowned by Pope Celestine III's legate, Cardinal Conrad von Wittelsbach, and allied Lesser Armenia to the West, despite overtures from the Byzantine emperor.
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