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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-B4529
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector:  Whitting, Philip D.
Maker:  Leo III; Constantine V; Constantinople
Denomination:  Forty nummi
Place made:  Istanbul
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  717-741
Metal:  Base metal
Diameter (cm):  2.10
Weight (g):  2.86
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Whitting 2846
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Description:  Obverse: Leo bearded wearing chlamys and Constantine unbearded wearing loros and cross crown, seated facing, both holding cross potent. Reverse: denomination mark dividing date, cross above.

Inscriptions:  Reverse: X X X / N N N (30 years). Off. A.

Bibliography:  DOC III.1 AE36
BN none

4 Related People

Constantine V
Byzantine
718
775-09-14
Leo III
Syrian
685
741-06-18
Whitting, Philip David
British
1903
1988
Constantinople
Roman;Byzantine


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