Tornikios, proedros. Byzantine AE Tessera circa AD 1170-1200

Ancient Coins - Tornikios, proedros. Byzantine AE Tessera circa AD 1170-1200
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Tornikios, proedros. Byzantine AE Tessera circa AD 1170-1200
Saints Peter and Paul embracing
AΠOCTO | ΛWN CKЄΠIOC | MЄ ΔVAC AΓIA | TOPNIKION ΠPO | ЄΔPON EK ΠA | CHC BΛAB | HC
Wassiliou-Seibt 126; near VF

Note: As Mrs. Wassiliou-Seibt notes, the name Tornikios has an Armenian origin (Tornik) and is probably intended as a family name. This type is known in lead and copper, all are casts.

Price SKU: 9158
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