Online Collections at UoB - Objects
Go to the Advanced Search
<< Viewing Record 1655 of 3000 >>
View : Light Box | List View | Image List | Detailed
 


Your search has been limited to 3000 records. As your search has brought back a large number of records consider using the 'Advanced Search' feature which enables you to use more search terms to bring back a more accurate set of records.
 


Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-B2684
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector:  Whitting, Philip D.
Maker:  Phocas; Carthage
Denomination:  Decanummium
Place made:  Carthage
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  605-608
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  1.89
Weight (g):  3.03
Axis (degrees):  270.00
Provenance:  Whitting 4480. Spink, March 1951.
BIRBI-B2684.jpg

Description:  Obverse: Bust of Phocas facing, bearded, wearing cross topped crown, cuirass, and paludamentum. Reverse: X; cross above, star below. A pellet in the upper and lower l. of the field, and in the upper and lower r. of the field.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: D N FOCAS PЄ … (Our lord Phocas, eternal). Reverse: N M (Nummi).

Bibliography:  MIB II 100

3 Related People

Phocas
Byzantine
c.547
610
Carthage
Roman;Byzantine


Whitting_Phillip-T.jpg
Whitting, Philip David
British
1903
1988
<< Viewing Record 1655 of 3000 >>