Lovely example for this issue.
Lot 354: BYZANTINE EMPIRE. Nicephorus III Botaniates, 1078-1081 AD. Æ.
BYZANTINE EMPIRE. Nicephorus III Botaniates, 1078-1081 AD. Æ (5.23 gm; 26 mm). Facing bust of Christ, with decorated nimbus, wearing pallium and colobium, holding Book of Gospels with both hands; in field, IC – XC. Rev. Latin cross ending with three globules at each extremity; at centre, X and at base, floral ornaments. DO class I; Sear 1889. Nice original reddish and green patina. Choice Superb EF. Lovely example for this issue. Rare this nice.
- Offered By: Pars Coins
- Lot #: 354
- Listing #: 618919
- Closes: Monday, March 27, 2023 12:57:40 PM CT
- Estimate: $300