CONSTANTINE IX GOLD HISTAMENON – ENTHRONED JESUS CHRIST HOLDING GOSPELS – MINT STATE NGC GRADED BYZANTINE COIN (Inv. 13231)

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BYZANTINE EMPIRE. Constantine IX Ducas, 1042-1055 AD.
Gold histamenon nomisma (skyphate), 4.41 g., 28 mm., minted at Constantinople.
Obv. Christ enthroned, facing, holding Gospels and raising his hand in benediction.
Rev. Bearded bust of the emperor, holding labarum and globus cruciger.
Sear 1829.
NGC graded MINT STATE, Strike 4/5, Surface 4/5.