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    Constantine VIII (AD 1025-1028). AV histamenon nomisma (25mm, 4.40 gm, 7h). NGC Choice AU 5/5 - 3/5, bent. Constantinople. + IhS XIS RЄX' RЄΣNANTIhm, bust of Christ facing, wearing nimbus crugicer with two crescents in upper quadrants, pallium and colobium, raising right hand in benediction, Gospels cradled in left arm; triple border / +CΩNStANtIh bASILЄЧS ROm, facing bust of Constantine VIII, wearing crown with pendilia and square-pattern loros with jeweled collar, labarum in right hand, akakia in left; triple border. Sear 1815. DO 3.2, 1. Well struck and centered on satiny flan.


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