AE 18 mm, 7.25 g, 12h, Antioch mint
O: Balas in a Boeotian helmet rt.
R: ΒAΣIΛEΩΣ on r, AΛEΞANΔPOY on l., Nike left crowning name and grain ear on outer left. No controls noted.
portion of ivory plaque depicting Constantine VII created in Constantinople c. CE 954 and presently part of the Pushkin Museum collection in Moscow.