Lot 2825: Ancient Byzantine Coins - Constantine X - Portrait Gold Histamenon
December 10, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 1059-1067 AD. Constantinople mint. Obv: IhS XIS REX REGNANTINM legend with Christ seated facing on throne with upright arms, holding book of Gospels and raising right hand. Rev: +KWN RACL O DOVKAC legend with Constantine, bearded and crowned, wearing jewelled robe, standing facing on low footstool, holding labarum and cross on globe. BMC 1-3; DO 1a; Sear 1847. 4.39 grams. .
Condition Report: Near extremely fine.