Alexius III angelus-Comnenus, AE Trachy, 1195-1203 AD
Ruler/Emperor:
Alexius III angelus-Comnenus
City/Region:
Constantinople
Denomination:
AE Trachy
Composition:
Bronze
Date:
1195-1203 AD
Obverse:
KE ROHQEI around, IC-XC to left and right of nimbate bust of Christ facing, right hand raised, holding scroll in left
Reverse:
ALEZIW DECP O KWNTANTI, Alexius, crowned, and St Constantine, nimbate, each wearing divitision and loros, both standing facing, each holding a labarum and the two holding a cross on globe between them
Grade:
gVF, darkly toned
Provenance:
Uncleaned lot. Coin was cleaned by Ancient Coin Traders
Reference:
SBCV 2012; BMC 16-18.

Alexios III Angelos was Byzantine Emperor from 1195 to 1203 AD.