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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-B6305
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector:  Whitting, Philip D.
Maker:  Andronikos II Palaiologos; Michael IX Palaiologos; Constantinople
Denomination:  Assarion
Place made:  Eurasia: Istanbul
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  1294-1320
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  1.95
Weight (g):  1.79
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Whitting 5986. ex. James R. Stewart Collection, 30th January 1968, previously ex. Grantley Collection.
BIRBI-B6305.jpg

Description:  Obverse: Equal-armed cross with pellet in each quarter, surrounded by legend border. Reverse: Full-length figures of two emperors, holding between them labarum on long shaft; both wear stemma, collar-piece and divitision.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: +ANΔPONIKOCΔЄCΠOTHC (Andronikos, despot) Reverse: A (Andronikos) MH… (Michael)

Bibliography:  DOC V.647-654

4 Related People

Michael IX Palaiologos
Byzantine
1277
1320
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Whitting, Philip David
British
1903
1988
Andronikos II Palaiologos
Byzantine
1259
1332
Constantinople
Roman;Byzantine


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