RESTORED BYZANTINE EMPIRE: Andronicus II & Michael IX. AD 1282-1320.
AV hyperpyron (24mm/3.4 gm).
Constantinople, ca. AD 1303-1320 and later.
Obv/ Andronicus, on left, and Michael, on right, kneeling to either side of Christ nimbate, who crowns both emperors; legend reads AVTOKPATOP for Michael.
Rev/ Virgin Mary, bust facing, both hand raised, within walls of Constantinople, B and retrograde B to either side.
Missing in Sear. Extremely rare: less than twenty recorded. As struck.
Ref/ Sear 2326 var (reverse type).