1282 AD - 1328 AD

Andronicus II Palaeologus   Constantinopolis
Byzantine Empire

Ανδρόνικος Β' ο Παλαιολόγος   Κωνσταντινούπολις
Βυζαντινή Αυτοκρατορία

Basilikon / Βασιλικόν AR 20
SHH 1990

1990 Andronicus II Constantinopolis Basilicon AR



2.12 g   20.8-21.8 mm   6:00 o'clock   VF
Christ, nimbate, seated on throne without back; right hand raised in benediction,
left hand resting on book of gospels;
large pellet in left and right field;
IC / [XC] with overbars either side of nimbus; KVPIE - BOHΘEI clockwise around;
border of dots.
Bearded Andronicus II on right and beardless Michael on left,
holding between them labarum cross on base;
ΑVΤΟΚΡΑ[ΤΟ] / ΡΕC ΡωΜΑΙωΝ clockwise around; border of dots.
Mint of Constantinopolis, 1304-1320 AD.
Dumbarton Oaks V/2 504/505; Sear Byzantine  2400