976 AD - 1025 AD

Basilius II Bulgaroctonus   Constantinopolis
Imperium Byzantinum
Βασίλειος B' Βουλγαροκτόνος Κωνσταντινούπολις
Βυζαντινή Αυτοκρατορία

Miliaresion / Μιλιαρήσιον AR 22 SHH 3651

3651 Basilius II Constantinopolis Imperium Byzantinum Miliaresion AR



2.68 g   21.2-23.1 mm   5.00 o'clock   VF
Cross crosslets with x at centre and pellet within crescent on shaft, on globus on four steps;
facing busts of bearded Basilius on left and beardless Constantinus on right;
En TOVTω hICA[T / bASILEI C C]ωnST clockwise around; triple border of dots.
+bASIL // C CωhSTAh // ΠORFVROς // ΠISTOI bAS // RωmAIω in five lines;
ornament above and below; triple border of dots.
Mint of  Constantinopolis. Double strike.
BMC 20; Dumbarton Oaks III/2 17d; Sear Byzantine 1810