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Uncertain Authority, Copper, Follis, Uncertain Mint, 1077-1078

 
 

Obverse

Traces of nimbus of Christ and part of clothing visible.

Reverse

Parts of patriarchal cross with X at intersection and base and the lower right B are visible. Countermark (details illegible) in upper right.

Obverse

Traces of nimbus of Christ and part of clothing visible.

Reverse

Parts of patriarchal cross with X at intersection and base and the lower right B are visible. Countermark (details illegible) in upper right.

Accession number BZC.1974.4
Catalogue ID as DOC 3.2:837, no. 2a
Ruler Uncertain Authority
Associated Authority Nikephoros Basilakes
Nikephoros Bryennios
Metal Copper
Denomination Follis
Mint Uncertain Mint
Date 10771078
Diameter 26.0 mm
Weight 3.9 g
Relation of Dies 6:00
Shape Flat

Commentary

This coin is a follis of Class b struck on a very thin flan.

Acquisition History

From Henry Weller, 13 April 1974