Coins and Medals Department, Pushkin
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coin

State

Byzantine Empire

Ruler

Alexius I Comnenus (1081-1118)

Mint

Constantinople

Denomination

nomisma histamenon

Date

1081-1092

Material

electrum

Method of manufacture

struck

Size

31 mm

Weight

4,36 g

Inventory №

560

Obverse

Christ seated on throne, facing; r. hand raised in blessing, l. hand holds Gospels; on sides, IC-XC; double dotted border

Reverse

Bust of emperor facing, in r. hand, scepter with star, in l. hand, globus with cross; double dotted border

Reverse Legend

+ΑΛΕΖΙω ΔΕC - ΠΟΤΤω [KM

Literature

Morrisson 2, 1970 (p. 674, no. 59/Cp/El/01);