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Andronikos II Palaiologos, Gold, Nomisma Hyperpyron, Thessalonike, 1325-1328

 
 

Obverse

Virgin orans within walls connecting four groups of towers. in left field.

Symbol

Λ in left field outside the walls and Κ in right field.

Reverse

Christ standing at center and blessing two kneeling emperors. Andronikos II, with pointed beard, to left and Michael IX, beardless (?), to right. To left and right of Christ,  Ι̅Σ̅ Χ̅Σ̅.

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Obverse

Virgin orans within walls connecting four groups of towers. in left field.

Symbol

Λ in left field outside the walls and Κ in right field.

Reverse

Christ standing at center and blessing two kneeling emperors. Andronikos II, with pointed beard, to left and Michael IX, beardless (?), to right. To left and right of Christ,  Ι̅Σ̅ Χ̅Σ̅.

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Accession number BZC.2015.045
Ruler Andronikos II Palaiologos
Associated Authority Michael IX Palaiologos
Metal Gold
Denomination Nomisma Hyperpyron
Mint Thessalonike
Date 13251328
Diameter 21.0 mm
Weight 4.07 g
Relation of Dies 6:00
Shape Flat

Commentary

Same reverse die as PCPC no. 207.5.

Acquisition History

Baldwin's fixed price list, summer 2015