Constantine VII Porphyrogenitus, with Romanus I and Christopher.
|Triton XV, Lot: 1637. Estimate $1500.
Sold for $2750. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
913-959. AV Nomisma (21mm, 4.40 g, 6h). Constantinople mint. Struck 924-931. + IҺS XPS RЄX RЄςNANτIЧM *, figure of Christ Pantokrator seated facing on throne / ROmAn’ ЄT XPISτOFO’ AЧςς Ь’, crowned facing half-length busts of Romanus, wearing loros, and Christopher, wearing chlamys, holding long patriarchal cross between them. DOC 7; Füeg 7.A.1; SB 1745. In NGC encapsulation graded Ch AU★
; Strike: 5/5, Surface: 4/5, lustrous.
Ex Rauch 86 (12 May 2010), lot 1399.