1282 AD - 1328 AD

Andronicus II Palaeologus   Constantinopolis
Byzantine Empire

Ανδρόνικος Β' ο Παλαιολόγος   Κωνσταντινούπολις
Βυζαντινή Αυτοκρατορία

Basilikon / Βασιλικόν AR 19
SHH 3123

3123 Andronicus II Constantinopolis Basilikon AR




2.01 g   19.2-19.7 mm   5:00 o'clock   VF
Christ, nimbate, seated on high-backed throne, right hand in sling of cloack,
left hand resting on book of gospels;
IC / XC either side of His head; border of dots.
Bearded Andronicus II on right and beardless Michael on left,
holding between them patriarchal cross on step;
MXΛΛHV O Π• ANKOC O ΠI  clockwise around; border of dots.
Mint of Constantinopolis, 1304-1320 AD.
Ex LHS 97, Item 255, 10.5.2006.
Dumbarton Oaks V/2 504/505; Sear Byzantine  2400