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date: 23 April 2024

Basilikon 

Source:
The Oxford Dictionary of Byzantium
Author(s):
Philip GriersonPhilip Grierson

(βασιλικόν), a small silver coin weighing 2.2 g introduced by Andronikos II shortly before 1304 and modeled in weight, fineness, and general appearance on the Venetian grosso or silver ducat. Both coins have on one side a seated figure of Christ, and on the other two standing figures, but on the Byz. coins these are ... ...

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