|Heritage World Coin Auctions > Hong Kong Signature Sale 3100||Auction date: 7 July 2022|
|Lot number: 35055|
Price realized: 1,200 USD (Approx. 1,180 EUR) Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
|Show similar lots on CoinArchives|
Manuel I Comnenus (AD 1143-1180). EL aspron trachy (32mm, 4.38 gm, 6h). NGC MS★ 5/5 - 5/5. Constantinople, AD 1160-1164. IC-XC (barred), Christ standing facing on dais, bearded, wearing nimbus cruciger with single pellet in limbs, pallium, and colobium, right hand raised in benediction, book of Gospels in left; eight-pointed star to either side / M-AN-ΩHΛ-O / ΘЄ/Ο/Δ/Ω/Ρ/OC, Manuel I, bearded (on left) and St. Theodore, bearded and nimbate (on right), both standing facing, jointly holding patriarchal cross with two crossbars on shaft and large globus on base between them, emperor wearing crown, divitision and loros, right hand on pommel of sheathed sword on hip, saint wearing military attire with left hand on pommel of sheathed sword at hip. Sear 1959. Deeply struck on lovely rose-gold flan with luster on the center of the reverse.
© 2022 Heritage Auctions | All Rights Reserved
Estimate: 500-1000 USD