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ID:     31836
Type:     Byzantine
Region:     EMPIRE OF NICAEA
Issuer:     Theodore I, Comnenus-Lascaris (Empire of Nicaea)
Date Ruled:     AD 1208-1222
Metal:     Billon
Denomination:     Aspron trachy nomisma
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     A.D. Type B, 1208
Diameter:     28.1 mm
Weight:     3.346 g
Die Axis:     6 h
Obverse Legend:     IC - XC
Obverse Description:     Christ seated facing on backless throne, nimbate, wearing tunic and kolobion, Gospels in left, star left
Reverse Legend:     ΘΣΟ∆ΩΡΟC ∆ΣCΠΟΤΗC ΚΟΜΝΗΝΟC Ο ΛΑΧΚΑΡΗC
Reverse Description:     Full-length figure of the emperor, wearing stemma, divitsion, chlamys, and crown with pendilia, scepter cruciger in right, akakia in left
Mint:     Nicaea
Primary Reference:     DOC IV pl. XXVIII, 6.6
Reference2:     SBCV 2062
Photograph Credit:     FORUM ANCIENT COINS
Source:     http://www.forumancientcoins.com/catalog/roman-and-greek-coins.asp?zpg=37141
Special Comments:     These coins are rarely seen with full or partial inscriptions.