Gold Solidus of Constantine VII, Constantinople, 945. 1946.51.81

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Obverse: +IhSXPSREX REGNANTIUM - Bust of Christ Pantokrator fcg. with cross nimbus having 3 pellets in each arm, wearing tunic and himation; r. hand raised in blessing, l. clasping book to breast.
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Reverse: CONSTANT,AVT'CRAT'b'R' - Bust of Constantine fcg. with long beard wearing chlamys with elaborate tablion and heavy crown with cross in pendilia. In r., globus with patriarchal cross.


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