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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-CR027
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector:  Whitting, Philip D.
Maker:  Philip of Taranto; Corinth
Denomination:  Denier tournois
Place made:  Corinth
Culture:  Medieval
Date made:  1307-1313
Metal:  Billon
Diameter (cm):  2.46
Weight (g):  0.83
Axis (degrees):  270.00
Provenance:  Whitting 6983.
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Description:  Obverse: short cross in circle with legend around. Reverse: Châtel Tournois in border with legend around.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: Ph'S PᾹCh· TAR · D · R (Philip, Prince of Achaia and Taranto, Despot of the Roman Empire). Reverse: ♣ + + DE CLARENCIA+ ♣ (De Glarentza). Control mark: ♣.

Bibliography:  CCS p.364 no. 25

3 Related People

Philip of Taranto
French
1278-11-10
1331-12-26
Corinth
Greek;Byzantine;Frankish;Ottoman


Whitting, Philip David
British
1903
1988
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