Michael III  (842-867):  [13-15 mm]
Images.

E4
13
331o 331r A331-332 S-- B-- G-- DO-- A: "emperor". A332 may have a small B to the right of the M.  This type is struck, not cast.
E5
14
346o 331r A333-336 S-- B-- G--  DO-- A: "Protevon".  This type is struck, not cast.
E6
14
337o 331r A337 S-- B-- G--  DO-- A: "Archont". These 3 are the  "first series" of Michael III. This type is struck, not cast.
E7
14-
12
338o 338r A338-340
342
So7.1-2
S1699 B903
LD
G866
So7.2
DO III,I:XXIX
15.1,2,3
A341 has this reverse with the obverse reversed as A343 next. 
G: "class 2, 866-867"
The ill-cast A344 may lack the reverse "o".
E8
13
343o 343r A343
So --
S1700 B904 G-- DO-- The previous type, reversed
E9
14
346o 346r A345-348
So6.14
S1701 B--- G865 (14) This type is struck, not cast.  DO: "class 1, 860-866"  p.469.
Sokolova "9th C." p. 140
E10
15
338r 349r A349
So8.12-13
  S1739
Alexander
B926 G876 DO II,II: Alex
XXXV (4)
This type is struck, not cast.
A: "Archont". G:  autonomous
So:  Alexander, AD 912-2
E11
13
? M ?
garbled
338r ? A350 S-- B-- G-- DO-- This type is struck, not cast.
Small  "early 9th C."  One unclear piece.
Sokolova gives the "MB" piece (E7) to Michael III and Basil I, AD 867, but does not list the "BM" piece (E8).

MIII
   Type E4
   AE16. 1.61 grams.
   Anokhin 333-336 "as Protevon", esp. 335-336.
   Not in western catalogs

  MIII
   Type E7
   AE13. 12:00. 2.40 grams.
   Sear 1699. Anokhin 338-340, 342
   DO III, I: XXIX, 15.1-3, Berk 903(LD), G866, So VII.2

  MIII
   Type E7
   AE13. 12:00. 1.82 grams.  High relief.
   Sear 1699. Anokhin 338-340, 342

E7E7

  Type E7
  AE15. 12:00. 1.20 grams. High relief.
  Sear 1699. Anokhin 338-340, 342

 MIII
   Type E7
   AE12-13. 12:30. 1.56 grams.
  Sear 1699. Anokhin 338-340, 342
  MIII
   Type E7
   AE12. 12:00. 1.44 grams.
   Sear 1699, ligate variety

  MIII
   Type E7
   leaded AE12. 6:30. 1.15 grams.
   very weak

  MIII
   Type E9
   AE14. 12:00. 1.23 grams.
   Sear 1701. Anokhin 345-348
   Berk --, G865, DO(14)

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