Leo IV the Khazar, with Constantine VI, Leo III, and Constantine V.
|Triton XV, Lot: 1622. Estimate $3000.
Sold for $2750. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
775-780. AV Nomisma (19mm, 4.36 g, 6h). Constantinople mint. Struck circa 776-778. LЄOnVS S ЄςςOn COnSτANτInOS O nЄS, crowned facing busts of Leo IV, wearing short beard, and Constantine VI, both wearing chlamys; between, cross above pellet / LЄOn PAP’ COnSτAnτIn PAτHR Ө’, crowned facing busts of Leo III and Constantine V, both wearing short beard and loros; between, cross above pellet. DOC 1a var. (legends); Füeg 1.8 var. (legends); SB 1583. Good VF, light scratch on the reverse.