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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-B4484
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector:  Whitting, Philip D.
Maker:  Philippikos; Constantinople
Denomination:  Hexagram
Place made:  Istanbul
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  711-713
Metal:  Silver
Diameter (cm):  2.30
Weight (g):  6.30
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Whitting 4089. A. H. Baldwin 22nd August 1963, ex F. W. Baldwin collection.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Philippikos bearded, facing, wearing loros and cross crown, holding globus cruciger in r. hand and eagle-topped sceptre in l.. Reverse: Cross potent on three steps.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: …ЄPICuS MuL TЧƧ AN (Lord Philippikos, many years). Reverse: VICTORIA AVSЧ (Imperial victory). Control mark: A (1). Mint mark: CONOB.

Bibliography:  MIB III, 20.

3 Related People

Constantinople
Roman;Byzantine


Philippikos
Armenian

714/715
Whitting, Philip David
British
1903
1988
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