Coin: 10524

Format
Coin
Issue
7430

Details

Notes
Possibly overstruck; face of Christ and other elements on obverse obscure; DO A2, variety 43.6.
Object Type
coin
Denomination
follis
Metal
Bronze
Region
Byzantium
State
Thrace
City
Constantinople
Ruler
Unknown
Date
976 to 1035
Obverse Figure Description
Christ, bust, facing, With nimbus cross; left hand holding book.
Obverse Legend
+EMMA NOVHΛ
Obverse Attributes
Reverse Figure Description
Legend, 4 lines of inscr.;____ below & above inscr.
Reverse Legend
+IhSYS/XRISTYS/BASILEY'/BASILE'
Reverse Attributes
ornament, Ornamentation below & above inscr.
Series
Anonymous Folles, Class A2, var.6
Citations
DOC, Alfred R. Bellinger, Michael VIII to Constantine IX 1258-1453, 1999 3.2 A2
References
DOC

Coin Description

Size
35.08 in mm
Die Axis
5
Weight
10.45 in grams
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