Auction 55


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Estimate:
100 EUR
Current bid:
850 EUR (14 bids)

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Description

CONSTANTINE VII PORPHYROGENITUS with ROMANUS I (913-959). GOLD Solidus. Constantinople.

Obv: + IҺS XPS RЄX RЄGNANTIЧM.
Christ Pantokrator seated facing on throne.
Rev: COҺSTAҺT CЄ ROMAҺ AVGG Ь R.
Crowned facing busts of Constantine and Romanus, each wearing loros and holding patriarchal cross between them.

Sear 1741.

Very rare issue with each emperor clad in a loros.

Condition: Near extremely fine.

Weight: 4.45 g.
Diameter: 19 mm.
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