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    Romanus I Lecapenus (AD 920-944), with Constantine VII and Christopher. AV solidus (20mm, 4.38 gm, 6h). NGC XF 4/5 - 2/5, edge cut. Constantinople, ca. AD 924-931. + IhS XPS RЄX-RЄΣnAnTIЧM*, Christ enthroned facing, wearing nimbus cruciger, pallium and colobium, raising right hand in benediction, book of Gospels in left / ROmAn' ЄT XPISTOFO' AЧΣΣ' b', crowned facing busts of Romanus I (on left), with short beard, wearing loros, and Christopher (on right), beardless, wearing chlamys pinned at right shoulder, both holding patriarchal cross between them. Sear 1745.

    From the Collection of a Philhellene. Ex Baldwin's, Fixed Price List 19, lot 32.


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