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    Constantine VI and Irene (AD 780-797), with Leo III, Constantine V, and Leo IV. AV solidus (19mm, 4.39 gm, 6h). NGC MS 4/5 - 5/5. Constantinople, AD 780-790. SVh IRIhI AVΓ' MI-THR, crowned facing busts of Constantine VI (on left), wearing chlamys and holding globus cruciger, and Irene, wearing loros, holding cruciform scepter and globus cruciger, her crown with four pinnacles; cross between / COhS-TAhTIhOS R' b', Leo III, Constantine V and Leo IV seated facing, each wearing crown and chlamys. Sear 1593. DOC 1.8. Rare! Very nice strike for this normally muddled type.

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