CONSTANS II Pagonatos Silver Hexagram Cross Ancient Byzantine Coin NGC VF i58606
Item: i58606 Authentic Ancient Coin of. Byzantine Empire Constans II, Pagonatos - Emperor: September 641-15 July 668 A. Silver Hexagram 21 mm (6.32 grams) Constantinople mint, struck 641-647 A. Reference: Sear 989; DOC 48; MIB 142; Yannopoulos Series A nos. 6-37 Certification: NGC Ancients Ch VF Strike: 5/5 Surface: 2/5 4371942-013 N CONSAN-INS PP AVC, bust of emperor facing, wearing a crown and chlamys and holding a globus cruciger. DEUS AdIUTA ROMANIS, cross potent on a globe above steps. , also called "Constantine the Bearded" (Knstantinos Pogonatos).
Was Byzantine emperor from 641 to 668. He also was the last emperor to become consul in 642, becoming the last Roman consul in history. Constans is a diminutive nickname given to the emperor, who had been baptized Herakleios and reigned officially as Constantine. The nickname established itself in Byzantine texts, and has become standard in modern historiography. The item "CONSTANS II Pagonatos Silver Hexagram Cross Ancient Byzantine Coin NGC VF i58606" is in sale since Wednesday, January 18, 2017.
This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ Ancient\Byzantine (300-1400 AD)". The seller is "highrating_lowprice" and is located in Rego Park, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Certification: NGC
- Certification Number: 4371942-013
- Grade: Ch VF