MICHAEL VII DUCAS EL HISTAMENON NOMISMA, CIRCA. 1071 - 1078 C.E.
Sear 1868, DOC 2d, VF+/VF, some perimeter grafitti, 29.7mm, 4.24 grams
Obverse: Nimbate bust of Jesus, bearded, holding book of Gospels and raising hand in benediction, IC XC in fields
Reverse: Crowned bust of Michael facing, wearing crown and loros, and holding labarum and globus cruciger, +MIX AHΛ RACIΔ OΔ around above
Nicely centered and struck, electrum tone with deeper gold highlights.