Tag Archive for: Semissis

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Semissis, 842-867

Sicily Michael III, Byzantine Emperor 842-867 S.1694,  Extremely Fine Mint of Syracuse. Struck in slightly debased metal. Facing bust of 'the Drunkard' with short beard, wearing crown and chlamys and holding patriarchal cross on globus.…
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Semissis, 813-820

Sicily Leo V with Constantine, Byzantine Emperor 813-820 S.1632A,  Superb Extremely Fine Mint of Syracuse. Facing bust of Leo V with short beard, wearing crown and chlamys, and holding globus-cross. Rev. Facing bust of Constantine,…