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    Theophilus (AD 829-842), with Michael II Armorian and Constantine. AV solidus (22mm, 4.43 gm, 6h). NGC Choice XF 5/5 - 3/5, crimped. Constantinople, AD 830/1-840. * ΘЄOFI-LOS bASILЄ Θ, facing bust of Theophilus, with short beard, wearing crown and chlamys, patriarchal cross in right hand, akakia in left / + mIXAHL S COnStAntIn', facing busts of deceased father Michael II (on left), wearing short beard, and deceased son Constantine (on right), beardless, each wearing crown and chlamys; cross in field above. Sear 1653. DO 3.1, 3e.

    From the Collection of a Philhellene. Ex Baldwin's, Fixed Price List 28 (October 1998), lot 36.


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