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Home > Catalog > |Byzantine Coins| > |Justinian Dynasty| > |Focas| > SH15451
Byzantine Empire, Focas, 23 November 602 - 5 October 610 A.D.
Certificate of Authenticity issued by David R. Sear.

Of greatest rarity in this condition.
SH15451. Bronze SBCV 666v; DOC II part 1, 77 note (Longuet collection); Hahn MIB 77 (citing two specimens -- Birmingham and Longuet collection), EF, beautiful patina, excellent portrait, some flatness, 1st officina, Cyzicus (Kapu Dagh, Turkey) mint, weight 10.10g, maximum diameter 26.3mm, die axis 0o, 609 - 610 A.D.; obverse [D N FOCAS] PERP AVG, bust facing wearing cuirass, paludamentum, and crown with pendilia and cross on circlet; reverse large XXX (30 nummi), cross above, ςII (year 8) right, KYZA (Cyzicus, 1st officina) in exergue; from the Woolslayer collection, ex Harlan Berk; very rare; SOLD










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