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    EMPIRE OF NICAEA. John III (AD 1221/2-1254). AV hyperpyron (24mm, 4.28 gm). Fine. Magnesia. Christ enthroned facing, wearing nimbus cruciger, tunic and colobion, book of Gospels in left hand, raising right in benediction; IC-XC/pellet-MH monogram across fields / ΙW ΔΕCΠOTH TW ΠΦPOΓ, John on left wearing divitision and loros, akakia in left hand, labarum in right, crowned by the Virgin on right; MP-ΘV near head of Virgin. DOC 5. SB 2073. Very rare with monogram on obverse.

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