Starting Price: 12500 CHF
Price realized: 12500 CHF
LEO VI the WISE, 886-912, WITH CONSTANTINUS VII
Obv. +IhS XPS RЄX RЄÇNANTIЧm Christ enthroned on lyre-backed throne facing, wearing cross nimbus, pallium and colobium; r. hand raised in benediction, book of Gospels in l. hand.
Rev. LЄOn ЄT COnSTAnT AЧÇÇ ROm' Leo on l. and Constantinus on r. standing facing. Both are crowned and wearing loros and divitision. Leo holds globus cruciger in r. hand, Constantinus in l. hand. Together they hold a long patriarchal cross on small globus between them.
DOC 2. S. 1725.
4.37 g. Rare. Attractive specimen. Extremely fine.
Ex Auction Bank Leu 22. Zurich, May 1979. Lot 445.