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ID number:  BIRBI-B1630
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Maker:  Tiberius II; Constantinople
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Istanbul
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  578
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  3.55
Weight (g):  15.98
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Uncertain Collection, bought A.H. Baldwin, 19th February 1947.
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Description:  Obverse: Tiberius facing, wearing cross crown with pendilia, chlamys, with loros scarf draped over shoulders, holding mappa aloft in r.hand, and eagle-topped sceptre with cross atop eagle in l.hand. Reverse: Arched M, cross above.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: ∂ m ...ONS TANT PP AVI (Our lord Tiberius Constantine, eternal Augustus). Reverse: ANNO IIII (Year 4). Mint mark: CON

Bibliography:  MIB II 24

2 Related People

Tiberius II
Byzantine

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Constantinople
Roman;Byzantine


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