BASIL I with CONSTANTINE.
|Sale: CNG 63, Lot: 1663. Estimate $400.
Closing Date: Wednesday, 21 May 2003.
Sold For $700. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
867-886 AD. AV Solidus (4.42 gm). Constantinople mint. Struck 868-879 AD. Christ enthroned facing; legend ends with five-pointed star / Crowned facing busts of Basil and Constantine, holding patriarchal cross between them. DOC III 2c; SB 1704. EF, struck from worn dies. ($400)