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CNG 69-1857Leo III, the Isaurian, AE Follis. Catania mint, 717-720 AD. Helmeted bust, holding spear over shoulder; K in right field / Large M; monogram above, [K] T flanking, cross below; [SCL in exergue]. DOC II -; Spahr -; MIB III -; SB -. TextImage
CNG 69-1858Leo III, the Isaurian, AE Follis. Ravenna mint, 717-720 AD. Crowned facing bust / Large M; ANNO [X/X/X?] across field; A/[RAV]. DOC II -; MIB -; E-C -; SB -. TextImage
E-C 249Leo III, the Isaurian, with Constantine V AE Follis. Ravenna mint, 720-741 AD. Crowned facing busts of Leo & Constantine; cross above / Large M; ANNO [X/X/X?] across field; RAV. DOC II -; E-C 249 (Constantine V); MIB -; SB -. TextImage
GH 271, 2679Leo III the Isaurian, AD 717741. Lead seal, imperial customs office, Thessalonica. Half-length, crowned figures of Leon III and Constantine V facing, holding a cross on globe between them / TwN-CILIKLO-KOMMER-KIwN QHCA-LONIKHC in five lines. Gerhard Hirsch Nachf., 271, lot 2679.TextImage
GM 212, 3343Leo III the Isaurian, AD 717741. Lead seal, imperial customs office. 13.51 g. DN LEON, crowned bust facing, holding long cross; cross in right field / TWN B-KOMERKI-WN THC in three lines. Gorny & Mosch, 212, lot 3343.TextImage
SB 1502Leo III the Isaurian, AD 717741. AV solidus, 18 mm, 4.20 g. D NO LEON P A MyI, crowned facing bust, wearing chlamys and crown with cross on circlet, holding cross on globe and akakia / VICTORIA AVGU and officina letter A, cross potent on three steps. Mintmark CONOB. BMC 5-7; MIB 1; Sear 1502.TextImage

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Leo III AV Solidus. with Constantine V. 720-741 AD. Constantinople mint. d NO LEON PA MUL, crowned facing bust of Leo, holding cross on globe and akakia / d N CONSTANTINUM, crowned facing bust of Constantine, holding cross on globe and akakia. DOC 3f; BN 2-5; SB 1504.Text

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SB 1505Leo III the Isaurian, AD 717741. AV Semissis, struck AD 717-720, 2.11 g. d N D LEO (P A Myi), facing bust, wearing crown with cross on circlet and chlamys, holding cross on globe and anexikakia / VICTORIA AVGuS, Cross potent on globe. DOC 8; MIB 3: Sear 1505.TextImage
SB 1506Leo III AV Semissis, with Constantine V. 720-741 AD. Constantinople mint. d NO LEON PA MUL, crowned facing bust of Leo, holding cross on globe and akakia / CONSTANTIN or CONSTANTINU or CONSTANTINUM, crowned facing bust of Constantine, holding cross potent on globe and akakia. DOC 9-13; BN 6; SB 1506.TextImage
SB 1508Leo III AV Tremissis, with Constantine V. 720-741 AD. Constantinople mint. d NO LEON PA MUL, crowned facing bust of Leo, holding cross on globe and akakia / CONSTANTIN or CONSTANTINU or CONSTANTINUM, crowned facing bust of Constantine, holding cross potent on base and akakia. DOC 15-18; BN 7-8; SB 1508.TextImage
SB 1510Leo III the Isaurian, AD 717741. AR hexagram, 3.18 g. Constantinople. Struck from solidus dies. D LEON P A MuI, helmeted and cuirassed bust facing, holding spear over shoulder and shield on left arm / VICTORIA AVGu Q C, cross potent on three steps. Mintmark CONOB. DOC 20; MIB 23; Sear 1510.TextImage
SB 1512Leo III AR Millaresion. 720-741 AD. Constantinople mint. IhSUS (or hISUS) XRISTUS NICA, cross potent on three steps, triple border / LEON / S CONSt / ANTINE E / C QEU bA / SILIS in five lines, triple border. DO 22; SB 1512.TextImage
SB 1514Leo III and Constantine V, AE Follis. Constantinople mint, 717-741 AD. DNO LEON P A MVI, crowned bust facing with short beard, wearing chlamys, holding cross on globe and akakia / large M, ANN or ANNO or AA to left; above: DN CONSTANTINVS M around Constantine V, crowned bust facing, holding akakia and cross on globe; cross to his right, all above ornate horizontal bar; XX or XXX to right; officina letter A, B or G below. SB 1514, DOC 29-31.TextImage
SB 1515Leo III and Constantine V, AE Follis. Constantinople mint, 717-741 AD. no legend, Leo on left wearing crown wearing chlamys, and Constantine V, on right wearing crown and loros, cross potent above / Large M, XXX to left, cross above, NNN to right, A below. SB 1515, DOC 36.TextImage
SB 1516Leo III and Constantine V, AE Follis. LEON S CON, Leo, bearded on left and Constantine V, sometimes bearded, on right, each crowned and wearing chlamys, and each holding akakia / Large M, XXX to left, cross above, NNN to right, A or B below. SB 1516, DOC 38-39.TextImage
SB 1518Leo III and Constantine V, AE Half Follis. Constantinople mint, 717-741 AD. DNO LEON P A MVI, crowned bust facing with short beard, wearing chlamys, holding cross on globe and akakia / large K, either XX to left and AA to right, or AA to left and XX to right; above: DN CONSTANTINVS M around Constantine V, crowned bust facing, holding akakia and cross on globe; cross to his right, all above ornate horizontal bar; SB 1518, DOC 32-34.TextImage
SB 1522BLeo III the Isaurian, AD 717741. AV tremissis, 0.6 g. Sardinia mint. (Sometimes attributed to Constantine V or Anastasius III). DN M LEON.., crowned bust facing, short beard, wearing chlamys, holding cross on globe and akakia / VTOR AVGUS, cross potent with arms of equal length. Sear 1522B; MIB 5 (Leo III); cf. BNP 1 (Anastasius II).TextImage
SB 1524Leo III the Isaurian, AD 717741. AV solidus, 3.98 g. C NO LEO P A MyI, facing bust of Leo III, wearing crown with cross on circlet and chlamys, holding cross on globe and anexikakia / C N CONSTANTINu or similar, Facing bust of youthful Constantine V, wearing crown with cross on circlet and chlamys, holding cross on globe and anexikakia. DOC 45.2; Sear 1524.TextImage
SB 1529A varLeo III, the Isaurian, with Constantine V. 717-741 AD. AE Follis. Syracuse mint. Crowned facing busts of Leo and Constantine, both holding akakia, Leo also holds globus cruciger / Large M; KWN to left, monogram above, CTA to right; mintmark SCL. Cf. DOC II 53 var; Spahr 317 var; SB 1529A var (rev. field marks).TextImage
SB 1530Leo III, AE Follis. Syracuse, 717-741 AD. Crowned bust facing, wearing chlamys, holding cross on globe and akakia / DN O CONSTANTI... around crowned, facing bust of Constantine V, holding akakia and cross on globe, all above ornate horizontal bar; SC to left, L to right; large M below. SB 1530, DOC 54.TextImage
SB 1531Leo III, AE Follis. Syracuse, 717-741 AD. LEON-DECP, Leo, crowned, wearing chlamys, holding akakia, standing facing / KWNS DECP, Constantine V, unbearded, crowned and wearing chlamys, standing facing, holding akakia SB 1531, DOC 55.Text
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SB 1533Leo III, AV Solidus. Rome, 717-741 AD. DNO LE (or LEO or LEON) P A MUI, crowned bust facing, with short beard, wearing chlamys, holding cross on globe and akakia / DNO CONTANTI (or CONSTANTI or CONSTANTINUS), facing, unbearded bust of Constantine V, crowned and wearing chlamys, holding cross on globe and akakia; with a variety of letters, a cross and/or a star (or nothing) to left and right. SB 1533.TextImage
SB 1534Leo III, AV Tremissis. Rome mint. dN LEO-PAMYL, crowned facing bust of Leo III, holding cross on globe and akakia / DNO CONS-TANTIN, crowned facing young bust of Constantine V, holding cross potent; a variety of combinations of a star, a cross and a letter to left and right. DOC 80; BMC 49; SB 1534.TextImage
SB 1534CLeo III (717-741) and Pope Gregory III (731-741). AR 1/8 Siliqua (0.39 gm). Crowned bust facing with short beard, wearing chlamys and holding cross on globe in right hand. Star in upper left and right fields / G R E O around a central cross. OHara & Vecchi 29; DOC III 92; MEC 1031; Sear Byz. 1534C.TextImage
SB 1534dLeo III the Isaurian, AD 717741. Billon three quarter follis. Rome mint. No legend, crowned bust facing, short beard, wearing chlamys, holding cross on globe / XXX above a line, mintmark MOR (sic) beneath the line. SB 1534d; DOC 93.TextImage
SB 1537aLeo IV AE Solidus. Uncertain Italian or Rome mint. D N O LEO PAMYL, crowned bust, in chlamys, holding cross potent on base in right hand stretched across his chest / VICTOORI AVGT, cross on base and three steps; A to left, star to right, mintmark CONBO. DOC III 98; SB 1537a.TextImage
SB 1537bLeo III, AV Solidus. Syracuse mint. dNO LEON PAM (or similar), crowned facing bust of Leo III, holding cross on globe and akakia / DNO CONSTAN M, crowned, unbearded bust of Constantine V, holding cross on globe and akakia. DOC 43; SB 1537b.TextImage
SB 1540 varLeo III the Isaurian, AD 717741. AV tremissis, 16 mm, 1.24 g. Uncertain Italian mint. D LEON P T, crowned facing bust, wearing chlamys and simple crown, holding cross on globe and akakia / VICTORIA, cross potent. Mintmark CONOB. Sear 1540 var (obv legend).TextImage
SB 1540CLeo III, AV Tremissis. Uncertain Italian mint. dN LEON P A MU, crowned facing bust of Leo III, holding cross on globe and akakia / DN CO.., crowned, unbearded bust of Constantine V, holding cross potent. DOC 48; SB 1540C.TextImage
Zacos 33Leo III the Isaurian, AD 717741. Lead seal, 35mm, 33.87 g. DNO LEO-N RA MUL, diademed and draped bust facing, holding cross on globe / Maria Hodegetria standing front holding the infant Christ, cross to left and right. Zacos 33.TextImage

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