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    Michael VIII Palaeologus (AD 1261-1282). AV/EL hyperpyron (26mm, 4.24 gm, 6h). NGC Choice XF 4/5 - 3/5, clipped. Constantinople. Half-length figure of the Virgin, orans, within city wall of six towers; sigla: I/A; MP-ΘV (barred) in fields / X/M/ΔЄ/ΠO/TH, Michael VIII facing, kneeling slightly right, being presented by nimbate Archangel Michael to Christ seated facing slightly left, scroll in left hand; IC-XC (barred) in fields. Sear 2242.

    From the Collection of a Philhellene. Ex Dix Noonan Webb (21 February 1996), lot 28.


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