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    Impressive 16.05 gm Class B Follis

    Anonymous issue during the reign of Romanus III Argyrus (ca. AD 1028-1034). Class B. AE follis (31mm, 16.05 gm, 6h). NGC Choice XF 4/5 - 4/5. Constantinople. +ЄΜΜΑ-ΝΟVΗΑ, bust of Christ facing, wearing nimbus cruciger with square in each limb and nothing in the quadrants, pallium and colobium, book of Gospels decorated with quincunx cradled on left arm / IS-XS (barred) / bAS-ILЄ / bAS-ILЄ, legend in three lines split by cross on base with globule at extremities and set on two steps. Sear 1823.

    From the Collection of a Philhellene. Ex Gorny and Mosch, Auction 181 (12 October 2009), lot 2724.


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