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ID number:  BIRBI-B1672
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector:  Whitting, Philip D.
Maker:  Tiberius II; Constantinople
Denomination:  Decanummium
Place made:  Istanbul
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  578-582
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  2.05
Weight (g):  2.39
Axis (degrees):  270.00
Provenance:  Whitting 1640. A.H. Baldwin, May 1949.
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Description:  Obverse: Tiberius facing, wearing cross crown with pendilia, paludamentum. Reverse: X, cross above.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: ∂ m TIb … PP ... (Our lord Tiberius Constantine, eternal Augustus). Reverse: None.

Bibliography:  MIB II pl.13 31 (exact coin)

3 Related People

Tiberius II
Byzantine

582
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Whitting, Philip David
British
1903
1988
Constantinople
Roman;Byzantine


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