Coins and Antiquities Consignment Shop
  Welcome Guest. Please login or register. All items are guaranteed authentic for eternity! Please call us if you have questions 252-646-1958. Thanks for your business! Welcome Guest. Please login or register. Internet challenged? We are happy to take your order over the phone. Please call if you have questions 252-646-1958. Thanks for your business!

Catalog Main Menu
Fine Coins Showcase

Antiquities Showcase
Recent Additions
Recent Price Reductions

Show empty categories
Shop Search
Shopping Cart
Contact Us
About Forum
Shopping at Forum
Our Guarantee
Payment Options
Shipping Options & Fees
Privacy & Security
Forum Staff
Selling Your Coins
Identifying Your Coin
FAQs
   View Categories
Home > Catalog > Medieval & Modern Coins > Bulgaria > SH63701
Bulgarian Empire, Mitzo Asen, 1256 - 1257
Mitso Asen was married to Maria, the daughter of Ivan Asen II (1218-1241). He took the throne in 1256 after the murder of her cousin, Kaliman Asen II. The nobility proclaimed Constantine Tikh tsar in 1257. Mitso had to flee to the court of Michael VIII Palaiologos at Nicaea from whom he received lands in Troas.
SH63701. Bronze trachy, Radushev-Zhekov type 1.6.2-5, Youroukova-Penchev 137, VF, double struck, Tarnovo mint, weight 2.340g, maximum diameter 25.1mm, die axis 180o, 1256 - 1257; obverse Nimbate facing half length figure of Saint Nicholas, raising right hand in benediction, Gospels in left; reverse half length figure of the Emperor, three pronged scepter in right over shoulder, cross in left, monogram on left; rare; SOLD











Catalog current as of Wednesday, April 24, 2019.
Page created in 0.36 seconds.
FORUM ANCIENT COINS