Constantine VII Porphyrogenitus, with Romanus II, 913-959. Solidus (Gold, 21 mm, 4.14 g, 6 h), Constantinople, 950-955. +IhS XPS REX REႺ NANTIႷM Facing bust of Christ Pantocrator, wearing tunic, himation and a cross nimbus with two pellets in the arms, raising right hand in benediction and holding Gospel book in his left. Rev. COnSTAnT CE ROmAn AUgg bR’ Crowned facing busts of Constantine VII, bearded and wearing loros on the left, and Romanus I, beardless a patriarchal cross. DOC 15. Füeg 15.C.4. SB 1751. Pierced, otherwise, very fine.
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