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ID number:  BIRBI-B4558
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:  Bronze
Diameter (cm):  16.0
Weight (g):  1.57
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Whitting 2814.
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Description:  Obverse: bust of Constantine facing wearing chlamys and cross crown, holding globus cruciger in right hand and akakia in left. Reverse: denomination mark dividing date, cross in field r.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: […]τStAhτI (Constantine). Reverse: XXX / NNN (Year 30). Off. A.

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

3 Related People

Constantinople
Roman;Byzantine


Constantine V
Byzantine
718
775-09-14
Whitting, Philip David
British
1903
1988
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