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    Basil I the Macedonian (AD 867-886), with Constantine (AD 868-879). AV solidus (4.35 gm). NGC Choice VF 4/5 - 3/5. Constantinople, AD 870-871. + IhS XPS RЄX-RЄGNANTIЧM*, full-length figure of Christ, with cruciform nimbus, seated facing, wearing chiton, raising right hand in benediction, holding Gospels in left / bASILIOS ЄT COnSTAnT AЧΣΣ b, crowned facing busts of Basil (on left), with short beard and loros, and Constantine (on right), beardless and wearing chlamys, holding patriarchal cross between them. Sear 1704. DOC 2c.

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