Lot 2824: Ancient Byzantine Coins - Nicephorus III - Electrum Histamenon Nomisma
December 10, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 1078-1081 AD. Constantinople mint. Obv: IC - XC legend to left and right of Christ Pantokrator seated facing, holding book of Gospels and raising right hand. Rev: +NIKHF DECP TW POTANIAT legend with Nicephorus standing facing on footstool, wearing crown and loros, holding labarum with X on shaft and cross on globe. Berk 335. DOC 3b; Sear 1881. 4.35 grams. .
Condition Report: Good very fine; cracked.