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    Syracuse Mint Solidus

    Michael II the Amorian (AD 820-829), with Theophilus. AV solidus (15mm, 3.83 gm, 6h).  Syracuse, AD 821-829. MI-XAHL b[A], crowned facing bust of Michael, wearing loros and holding cross potent in right hand /  ΘЄOFI-LOS ЄI, crowned and draped facing bust of Theophilus, holding globus cruciger. Sear 1645. DOC 14b. Ratto 1810 (this coin). NGC (photo-certificate) Choice AU? 5/5 - 5/5.

    From The Andre Constantine Dimitriadis Collection. Ex Stack's (New York, April 1993), lot 436.

    This coin from the Dimitriadis Collection has been issued a photo-certificate by NGC. It may be sent in for encapsulation after the auction at the request of the buyer, free of charge. E-mail SamS@HA.com if you would like to utilize this option.


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