976 AD - 1025 AD

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

Miliaresion / Μιλιαρήσιον AR 26 SHH 3652

3652 Basilius II Constantinopolis Imperium Byzantinum Miliaresion AR



2,73 g   25.9-26.9 mm   6.00 o'clock   VF
Cross crosslets with x at centre and pellet within crescent on shaft, on globus on four steps;
Facing nimbate bust of the Virgin holding before her facing bust if Christ,
wearing nimbus cruciger; Μ-P /
Θ-Y with overbars to left and right;
ΘCE bΘ TOIS bASILS clockwise around; triple border of dots.
+mER ΘY // DEDOIASm // O EI[S] SE EL // hI Zωh OY // C AΠOT,X in five lines;
ornament above and below; triple border of dots.
Mint of  Constantinopolis.
BMC 7 (Ioannes I); Dumbarton Oaks III/2 19; Sear Byzantine 1809