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   View Categories Home > Catalog > |Byzantine Coins| > |The Restored Empire| > |Andronicus II| > SH14739
Byzantine Empire, Andronicus II Palaeologus and Michael IX, 21 May 1295 - 12 October 1320 A.D.
|Andronicus| |II|, |Byzantine| |Empire,| |Andronicus| |II| |Palaeologus| |and| |Michael| |IX,| |21| |May| |1295| |-| |12| |October| |1320| |A.D.|, A brave and energetic soldier willing to make personal sacrifices to pay or encourage his troops, Michael IX was generally unable to overcome his enemies and is the only Palaiologan emperor to predecease his father. Michael IX's premature death at age 43 was attributed in part to grief over the accidental murder of his younger son Manuel Palaiologos by retainers of his older son and co-emperor Andronikos III Palaiologos.
SH14739. Silver basilikon, cf. DOC V 528; B-D LPC p. 88, 35; Grierson 1307; Ratto 2239; SRCV 2402; Sommer 80.3, VF, Constantinople (Istanbul, Turkey) mint, weight 2.098g, maximum diameter 21.4mm, die axis 180o, 1304 - 12 Oct 1320 A.D.; obverse BOHΘEI - KVPIA (or similar), Christ enthroned facing, right hand raised in benediction, Gospels in left hand, IC - XC (Greek abbreviation for Jesus Christ ) flanking head, large pellet above each arm of the throne (sigla); reverse AVTOKRATO-PEI POMAION (clockwise from upper right), Andronicus and Michael standing facing, each holding labarum on base between them, O on shaft below banner; scarce; SOLD











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