BYZANTINE EMPIRE.CHERSON.Maurice Tiberius and Constantina and Theodosius.AE.Octanummia( Follis)

Ancient Coins - BYZANTINE EMPIRE.CHERSON.Maurice Tiberius and Constantina and Theodosius.AE.Octanummia( Follis)
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BYZANTINE EMPIRE.CHERSON.Maurice Tiberius and Constantina and Theodosius AD 582-602.AE.Octanummia ( Follis ).Mint of Cherson.( 12.46g, 31.1mm, 12h )
 
Χ(ΕΡ)-CONOC, Tiberius standing left holding globus cruciger in right hand and The Empress Constantina standing right holding sceptre, cross between their heads.
Reverse.large letter H ( 8 nummia ) with the figure of Theodosius standing left,holds long staff in right hand surmounted by P above cross,cross in field between Theodosius and H.
Ref:Sear 606.
Good very fine or better or issue, figure of Tiberius weak, nice glossy dark green patina with slight dusting of earth.Reverse.die flaw from edge at 9 O;clock to centre of Theodosius chest;trace of an undertype.Extremely rare in this condition.
 
One of the finest examples extant.

Cherson is the modern Sevastopol.
Preis SKU: BYZ.0034
£ 1,300.00
  • US$ 1,721.98
  • € 1,461.66
  • AUD 2,279.02
  • CHF 1,706.63
  • CAD 2,202.14

Wechselkurs: 11/20/17

Versand aus: United Kingdom