Online Collections at UoB - Objects
Go to the Advanced Search
Viewing Record 1 of 1 


Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-B4660
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector:  Whitting, Philip D.
Maker:  Michael II; Theophilos; Constantinople
Denomination:  Miliaresion
Place made:  Istanbul
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  821-829
Metal:  Silver
Diameter (cm):  2.15
Weight (g):  1.96
Axis (degrees):  0.00
Provenance:  Whitting 3258; ex Dumbarton Oaks duplicates 127 27th November 1958.
BIRBI-B4660.jpg

Description:  Obverse: legend within three dotted circles. Reverse: cross potent on three steps within three dotted circles.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: + MIXA/HL S θEOFI/LE EC θEЧ / bASILIS RO/MAIOn (Michael and Theophilos by God Emperors of the Romans). Reverse: IhSЧS XRIS τЧS nICA (Jesus Christ conquer).

Bibliography:  DOC III.1 pl.XX AR6

4 Related People

Constantinople
Roman;Byzantine


Michael II
Byzantine

829-10-02
Whitting, Philip David
British
1903
1988
Theophilos
Byzantine
c.812
842
Viewing Record 1 of 1