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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-B2690
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector:  Whitting, Philip D.
Maker:  Phocas; Catania
Denomination:  Decanummium
Place made:  Europe: Italy, Sicily, Catania
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  604-605
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  1.25
Weight (g):  3.14
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Whitting 1876.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Phocas facing, bearded, wearing cuirass, paludamentum, and crown with pendilia, holding globus cruciger in r. hand. Reverse: I.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: … Є … V (eternal Augustus). Reverse: ANNO III (Year 3). Mint mark: … AT.

Bibliography:  MIB II 103

3 Related People

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Whitting, Philip David
British
1903
1988
Phocas
Byzantine
c.547
610
Catania
Byzantine; Sicilian


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