Romanus III, AV Histamenon Nomisma, Constantinople Mint, Christ Seated, ex Freeman & Sear

Ancient Coins - Romanus III, AV Histamenon Nomisma, Constantinople Mint, Christ Seated, ex Freeman & Sear
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O: IhS XIS REX REGNANTIhM; Christ enthroned facing, wearing nimbus cr., pallium and colobium, and raising right hand in benediction; in left hand, book of the Gospels; double border of dots.

R: QCE bOHQ RWMAhW; The Virgin, nimbate (on right) and Romanus, bearded (on left), both standing facing; the Virgin wears pallium and maphorium, and with Her right hands crowns the emperor, who wears saccos and loros, and holds globus cruciger in left hand; between their heads, barred MQ; double border of dots.

Sear #1819, [4.40g, 25mm, 6h].

A great piece of Byzantine gold for your Christian theme collection. Nice imagery of both Christ and the Virgin Mary. ex Freeman & Sear Mail Bid Sale 13, Lot #834, 25 Aug 2006.
Price SKU: jhAVromanus3_1
US$ 540.00
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