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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-B4557
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector:  Whitting, Philip D.
Maker:  Constantine V; Constantinople
Denomination:  Twenty nummi
Place made:  Istanbul
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  741-751
Metal:  Base metal
Diameter (cm):  1.70
Weight (g):  1.86
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Whitting 2813.
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Description:  Obverse: bust of Constantine facing wearing chlamys and cross crown. Reverse: denomination mark dividing date with cross in field r.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: CONSτANτS (Constantine). Reverse: XXX / NN[N] (Year 30).

Bibliography:  DOC III.1 pl. IX Æ7
BN - none

3 Related People

Constantine V
Byzantine
718
775-09-14
Constantinople
Roman;Byzantine


Whitting, Philip David
British
1903
1988
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