Basil II, AV Tetarteron Nomisma of Constantinople Mint, Bust of Christ

Ancient Coins - Basil II, AV Tetarteron Nomisma of Constantinople Mint, Bust of Christ
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O: +�IhS XIS REX REGNANTIhM; Bust of Christ facing,, wearing nimbus cr. w/ double rim, two pellets in each limb of cross, pallium and colobium, raising right hand in benediction, in left hand, book of the Gospels.

R: + bASIL C CONSTAhTI �b R; Facing busts of basil, with short beard (on left) and Constantine, beardless (on right), both crowned; they hold between them a patriarchal cross with X on shaft; Basil wears loros of square pattern, his brother wears a robe with V-shaped overgarment ornamented with pearls.

Sear Byz #1806, BMC #5, [4.17g, 19.5mm, 6h].

A lightly circulated example of this popular Christian type. Well centered, full legends... make it a part of your collection today.��
Price SKU: jhAVbasil2_1
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