of Christ, Class B, or Michael IV, 12 November 1028 - 10 December 1041 A.D.
The emperor's name and portrait are not of the design on the types referred to as . Instead of the earthly , these coins depict Jesus Christ, of Kings.BZ77164. Bronze , of Christ, class B; 1823, VF, , , 6.610 g, maximum 29.5 mm, 180o, Constantinople (Istanbul, Turkey) mint, 12 Nov 1028 - 10 Dec 1041 A.D.; EMMANOVHΛ, facing of Christ, wearing , , and , holding gospels with both , (Jesus Christ) flanking across ; on three steps with pellet at each extremity, in fields IS - XS (Jesus Christ) / bAS-ILE / bAS-ILE ( of Kings); $135.00 (€120.15)
, 1824, VF, holed, ex , 4.264 g, maximum 25.8 mm, 180o, Constantinople (Istanbul, Turkey) mint, + REX REGNANTInm, of Christ facing, wearing (halo with ), tunic and , right raised in blessing, holding gospels in left; +mIXAHL Rm, bearded of Michael IV facing, crown with and , jewels around neck, jeweled , in right hand, in left hand, above; very ; SOLD
of Christ, Class C, Michael IV, 12 April 1034 - 10 December 1041 A.D.
"The on this represents an icon to which the Empress Zoe was particularly devoted, and a similar representation appears on a pattern of Zoe's brief sole reign in December, 1041." -- David Sear's Coins and Their ValuesBZ71689. Bronze
, of Christ, class C; 1825, VF, nice green , double struck, 9.400 g, maximum 31.1 mm, 180o, Constantinople (Istanbul, Turkey) mint, 1034 - 1041 A.D.; EMMANOVHΛ, three-quarter length figure of Christ standing facing, wearing , , and , raising right in , Gospels in left, IC-XC; Jeweled with pellet at each extremity, in the angles / NI-KA (Jesus Christ Conquers); SOLD
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