A lustrous tetarteron of Constantine IX Monomachus
Lot 2432
Constantine IX Monomachus, 1042-1055. Tetarteron (Gold, 19 mm, 4.06 g, 6 h), Constantinopolis. +IҺS XRS RЄX RЄGNANTIm Nimbate bust of Christ facing, wearing tunic and pallium, raising his right hand in benediction and holding book of Gospels in his left. Rev. +CⲰҺSTAҺTҺ bASILЄЧS Rm Crowned bust of Constantine IX facing, holding long scepter topped by trefoil ornament in his right hand and globus cruciger in his left. DOC 5a. Füeg 5.A.2. SB 1832. Lustrous and unusually attractive. Struck from the usual somewhat worn dies, otherwise, good extremely fine.
Estimate:
750 CHF
Starting price:
600 CHF
Current bid:
1200 CHF
Bid increment:
100 CHF
Minimum bid:
1300 CHF
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Closing time: 24-Oct-21, 10:00:00 CEST
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