Constantine VII Porphyrogenitus.



With Romanus II. Constantinople, 947-950 AD. AU solidus, 4.36 gr.
Obv: + IhS XPS RE·X REGNANTIVm -;facing bust of Christ, right hand raised in benediction, the Bible in the left; nimbus with 3/2/3 dots.
Rev: COnSNTAnT´ CE RAmAn´ AVGG b´ R´; facing busts of Constantine VII, wearing loros,and Romanus II, wearing chlamys,holding patriarchal cross between them.
Ref: Sear 1751; DOC 15.

High relief. Sharp strike. Extremely fine.