Byzantine. John VIII, AD 1423 to 1448. Silver 1/2 hyperpyron.

Ancient Coins - Byzantine. John VIII, AD 1423 to 1448. Silver 1/2 hyperpyron.
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John VIII, AD 1423 to 1448.

Denomination : Silver 1/2 hyperpyron. Mint : Constantinople.

Size : 22.5 x 24.6 mm.  Weight : 6.46 grams. 

Reference : Sear-2564.

Grade :  VF with weak areas.

Obverse : Bust of Christ.

Reverse : Sear describes the head on the reverse as that of John, but the head has a halo suggesting it is actually one of the saints.

Price SKU: vcoin813
US$ 75.00
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  • CAD 96.66

Rates for: 04/25/18

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