1183 AD - 1185 AD

Andronicus I Comnenus   Constantinopolis
Imperium Byzantinum
Ανδρόνικος A' ο Κομνηνός   Κωνσταντινούπολις
Βυζαντινή Αυτοκρατορία

Aspron Trachy / Ασπρον Τραχύ BL 28
SHH 1130

1130 Andronicus I Constantinopolis Aspron Trachy BL



4.62 g   27.8-28.9 mm   5:00 oclock   VF
The Virgin, nimbate, standing facing, [holding nimbate head of Christ on breast];
MP / ΘV with overbars either side; double border of dots.
Andronicus standing facing on left, holding labarum and globus cruciger,
being crowned by Christ standing facing on right;
[IC / XP] either side of Christ's head;
ΑΝΔΝΙΚOC // [ΔΕCΠΟΤHC] to left and right; double border of dots.
Mint of Constantinopolis.
BMC 5/9; Dumbarton Oaks IV/1 3; Sear Byzantine  1985,