Lot 2828: Ancient Byzantine Coins - Isaac II - Electrum Aspron Trachy
December 10, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 1185-1195 AD. Constantinople mint. Obv: MP-QV abbreviated legend to left and right of Mary, nimbate, seated front, holding before her the nimbate head of infant Christ facing left. Rev: ICAAKIOC DEC legend, Isaac, wearing divitision and chlamys standing front on the left, holding cross-headed sceptre and akakia, being crowned by the Archangel Michael on the right, holding jewelled sceptre; X MI at lower right. BMC 12-15; Sear 2002. 3.85 grams. .
Condition Report: Very fine; reverse better. Rare.