Byzantine Empire. Constantine XI, 1448-1453. Silver one
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Byzantine Empire. Constantine XI, 1448-1453. Silver one

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Byzantine Empire. Constantine XI, 1448-1453. Silver one
Byzantine Empire. Constantine XI, 1448-1453. Silver one-eighth Stavraton (0.62g), Constantinople. Bust of Christ facing, wearing nimbus cr. and holding book of Gospels. Rev. Crowned bust of Constantine facing, wearing maniakon, KT - TN to l. and to r. DOC 1789; cf. Bendall, "The Coinage of Constantine XI", in RN 6, 33 (1991), pp. 134-42, 105-54; Sear-Bendall -. Very Fine, extremely rare and important, nicely struck.
Estimated Value $4,000 - 5,000.
The Christov Family Collection CNG 54 (2000), lot 1961.

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