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Isaac II Angelus Electrum Aspron

NZD $390

Description

Isaac II Angelus. First reign, 1185-1195. EL Aspron Trachy.
Constantinople Mint.

The Theotokos (Virgin Mary) enthroned facing, holding head of the
Holy Infant on lap.   Rev:   Isaac, holding cruciform sceptre and akakia,
being crowned by St. Michael the Archangel, holding jeweled sceptre.

DOC 2b;  SB 2002.

Good Very Fine, digs in the face of St Michael (why?)