Lot 2826: Ancient Byzantine Coins- Romanus IV - Triple Portrait Gold Histamenon
December 10, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 1068-1071 AD. Constantinople mint. Obv: +RWMAN EVDOKIA legend with Christ standing facing on footstool, wearing nimbus cross, and crowing Romanus on left and Eudocia on right, both standing facing, wearing loros and holding cross on globe between them, IC-XC to upper centre left and right. Rev: KWN MX AND legend with Michael in centre, Constantius on left and Andronicus on right, all standing facing, all beardless and wearing loros; Michael holding labarum and akakia, his brothers each hold a cross on globe and akakia, dotted exergual band below. BMC 2; Sear 1861. 4.36 grams. .
Condition Report: Good very fine.