775 AD - 780 AD

Leo IV the Khazar    Constantinopolis
Imperium Byzantinum
Λέων Δ' ο Χάζαρος   Κωνσταντινόπολις
Βυζαντινή Αυτοκρατορία

Follis / Φόλλις AE 23
SHH 1730

1730 Leo IV Constantinopolis Imperium Byzantinum Follis AE



4.70 g   21.6-24.0 mm   6:00 o'clock   VF
Facing busts of Leo IV with short beard, on left, and Constanine VI beardless, on right;
each wearing crown with cross and chlamys; cross in upper field; border of dots.
Facing busts of Leo III, on left, and Constanine V, on right, both with short beards;
each wearing crown with cross and loros; cross in upper field; B / A to left and right;
large M below base line, beneath which A; X / N to left and right; border of dots.
Mint of Constantinopolis.
BMC 11/14; Dumbarton Oaks III/1 4; Ratto 1772; Sear Byzantine 1586