Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Basil I the Macedonian (AD 867-886), with Constantine. AV solidus (20mm, 4.39 gm, 6h). XF, wavy flan, edge marks. Constantinopolis, circa 871-886. +IhS XPS RЄX RЄGNANTIЧM*, Christ, nimbate, seated facing on throne, raising right hand in benediction and, with his left hand, holding book of Gospels on his left knee / bASILIOS ЄT COΗSΤANT AVGG b', crowned facing busts of Basil I, with short beard and loros, and Constantine, beardless and wearing chlamys, holding with their right hands long patriarchal cross on globe. Sear 1704.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2018
    22nd Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 10
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 183

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    20% of the successful bid (minimum $19) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 2 days left to consign to the 2019 August 15 ANA World's Fair of Money World Coins Platinum Night Auction - Chicago!

    Learn about consigning with us

    Had we endeavored to sell it without your support, it would have taken us at least 10 lifetimes, i.e. it would have been impossible.
    Melinda L.,
    Greenville, SC
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2019 June 6 - 9 Long Beach Expo US Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach
    2019 June 6 - 9 Long Beach Expo US Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach
    REALIZED $8,361,305
    2019 April 25 - 29 Central States World Coins & Ancient Coins Signature Auction - Chicago
    2019 April 25 - 29 Central States World Coins & Ancient Coins Signature Auction - Chicago
    REALIZED $8,021,711
    2019 April 25 - 29 Central States World Currency Signature Auction - Chicago
    2019 April 25 - 29 Central States World Currency Signature Auction - Chicago
    REALIZED $1,927,114