Theodora, Gold Tetarton Nomisma

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Theodora, Gold Tetarton Nomisma

Theodora (A.D. 1055-1056), Gold Tetarteron Nomisma. Mint of Constantinople. Bust of Christ facing, wearing nimbus cruciger, pallium and colobium, raising His right hand in benediction and holding book of Gospels, IC on left, XC on right, rev. bust of Theodora facing, wearing a crown, a saccos and loros, holding a jewelled scepter and a globus cruciger, 4.05g., 6h (S 1838; DO 2). About extremely fine, toned, rare.

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