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DOC 10John VI and John V Palaeologus, first Reign, 1342-1357. AR Basilikon 20mm, 1.15 gr. Uncertain provincial mint. IC-XC, Christ Pantokrator seated facing on throne; behind, cross within nimbus crown; B-B across middle field (second C and first B retrograde) / John VI, with medium beard, and John V standing facing, each wearing crown with pendilia and loros, and holding labarum; holding akakia between them. DO p. 185, 10; SB -.TextFull Size
SB 2526John V Palaeologus and John VI Cantacuzenus (1347-1353). AV Hyperpyron. Constantinople. 4.12 gr. Mary Theotokos, nimbate and wearing maphorium, raising hands, within city-walls with four groups of towers; E-Q over B-D across fields / IW EN X[W] IW EN X[W], IC-XCB, John V and John VI, each wearing stemma with pendilia and loros over divitision, kneeling to left and right of Christ who is standing facing with his hands above their heads. DOC 1193 var.; Sear 2526.TextFull Size
SB 2527John VI and John V AR Basilikon, 0.78 gr. Struck 1347-1353. Christ standing facing; flanked by two stylized trees / The emperors standing facing, holding long cross between them. DOC V 1194 (Constantinople); Bendall 286 (Constantinople); SB 2527 (Constantinople).TextFull Size
SB 2528Empire of Nicaea, John VI, AR Basilikon, 0.80 gr. Christ standing facing within mandorla / Two emperors standing facing, John VI, on the left holding labarum, and John V, on the right holding akakia. PCPC 287. SB 2528.Text
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SB 2531John VI and John V, 1347-1353. AR Half Basilikon. Nimbate St. John the Baptist (or St. Demetrius) standing, holding staff and shield / John V and VI, each wearing loros and holding a labarum at sides, holding long cross between them.TextFull Size
SB 2532Empire of Nicaea, John VI, AR Basilikon, 1.04gr. John VI, bearded, nimbate and holding cross-headed sceptre, on horseback right / John V, nimbate and holding cross-headed sceptre, on horseback right. SB 2532 (this coin cited).TextFull Size
SB 2533John VI and John V Palaeologus, Billon Tornese. Constantinople mint, 1347-1353 AD. Cross with triple pellet terminals, B B's with stars in quarters / DEC II, the emperors standing facing, each holding a sceptre and holding an akakia between them. SB 2533.TextFull Size
SB 2534John VI and John V Cantacuzene, 1347-1353. AE stamenon 1347-1353, 1.61 g. Christ enthroned facing / John V and John VI standing facing and holding cross on long shaft between them. Sear 2534; LPC 9; PCPC 296.TextFull Size
SB 2540John VI Cantacuzenus (1353-1354). AR Basilikon. Constantinople. 0.96 gr. IC-XC, Christ seated facing on high-backed throne, cross nimbate, holding book of gospels and raising right hand, K over two dots to left, retrograde N over dot to right/ K N T-G O D-D TP O (TP ligate) downwards to left and right and between John, wearing stemma with pendilia and loros, standing, extending hands to St. Demetrius, nimbate, extending right hand and holding cross with his left. DOC 1205; Sear 2540.TextFull Size
SB 2542John VI, AR basilikon, Constantinople mint. 1353-1354 AD. Christ enthroned facing; F over P-B across fields / John and St. Demetrius standing facing. SB 2542; Bendall 303.TextFull Size
SB 2595Empire of Nicaea, John VI. AE Stamenon 3.84 gr. Short emperor (John V) standing facing, holding cross-tipped sceptre and akakia; retrograde B and B across fields / Tall emperor (John VI) standing facing, holding cross-tipped sceptre and akakia; B-B across fields. DOC 1204. SB 2595 ("Uncertain Palaeologan").TextFull Size
Triton 2, 1142John V Palaeologus and John VI Cantacuzenus (1347-1353). AR Basilikon. Constantinople. 1.36 gr. IC-XC, Christ seated facing on throne with back, cross nimbate, holding book of gospels and raising right hand / Standing facing figures of John V, beardless, and John VI, bearded, wearing stemma with pendilia and loros, holding a labarum and between them, akakia; three dots in triangular formation in lower centre. DOC-; Sear -. Triton 2, lot 1142.TextFull Size

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