Nicephorus III, Electrum Tetarteron

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Nicephorus III (A.D. 1078-1081). Electrum Tetarteron. Obverse: Bust of Christ facing, wearing nimbus, pallium and colobium, raising hand in benediction and holding book of Gospels, IC-XC left and right. Reverse:…
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Description

Nicephorus III (A.D. 1078-1081).

Electrum Tetarteron.

Obverse: Bust of Christ facing, wearing nimbus, pallium and colobium, raising hand in benediction and holding book of Gospels, IC-XC left and right.
Reverse: +NIKHΦ ΔEC TW ROTANIAT, Emperor standing facing, bearded, wearing a crown and loros and holding a labarum with X on shaft and globus cruciger.

(DO 5 C.1; S 1884).

Crack in flan, very fine / good very fine, very rare.

3.96g.

Specification

Period 1078 - 1081 AD
Date AD 1078-1081
Coin Group

Byzantine

Denomination

Tetarteron

Country

NA

Metal

Electrum

Mint Mark

Constantinople

References DO 5 C.1; S 1884
Weight 3.96 g

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