NGC Ch AU Michael VII Byzantine GOLD Nomisma Jesus Christ Coin 1071-1078 AD
Gold EL Histamenon Nomisma (4.43 gms), Constantinople Mint. NGC Ch AU, Strike: 4/5 Surface: 3/5. Obverse: Facing bust of Christ Pantokrator; Reverse: Crowned facing bust of Michael, holding labarum and globus cruciger; pellet on shaft. Struck during a period of great tension between the Byzantine Empire and the Western European Crusader forces, this coin is symbolic of Michael's desire to preserve the power and independence of the Byzantine realm from the ever-threatening Latins.
A great bible/biblical, Christian, and Jesus associated piece of history. This is a rare piece with sharp CHOICE AU detail and an excellent overall look.
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- Denomination: AV/EL Hist Nomisma
- Historical Period: Byzantine (300-1400 AD)
- Year: 1071-1078
- Era: Ancient
- Grade: MS
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Greece
- Certification: NGC