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    Nicephorus II Phocas (AD 963-969). AV histamenon nomisma (20mm, 4.33 gm, 6h).  Constantinople, AD 965-967. + IhS XIS RЄX RЄΣNANTIhM, bust of Christ Pantocrator facing, wearing cruciform nimbus, raising right hand in benediction, and holding book of Gospels cradles in left arm / З + ΘЄOTOC' ЬHΘ' hICHF' ?ЄSP', half-length facing busts of the Virgin Mary, wearing nimbus crown, stola, and maphorium, and Nicephorus, wearing crown with pendilia, and loros; between them they hold patriarchal cross; barred M ? to left. Sear 1778. DOC 2. NGC (photo-certificate) AU 5/5 - 5/5.

    From The Andre Constantine Dimitriadis Collection. Ex P.J. Donald Collection (Baldwin's London, 11 October 1995), lot 216. 

    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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