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ID number:  BIRBI-B2135
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector:  Whitting, Philip D.
Maker:  Maurice; Kyzikos
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Eurasia: Mysia, Kyzikos
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  592-593
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  2.90
Weight (g):  11.22
Axis (degrees):  0.00
Provenance:  Whitting 6987. A.H. Baldwin, 8th July 1969; "From Greece".
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Maurice, wearing cuirass, and plumed helmet with pendilia, holding globus cruciger in r. hand, and shield decorated with horseman on l. arm. Reverse: M, cross above.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: O N mARIC TI IbЄRI PP A (Our lord Maurice Tiberius, eternal Augustus). Reverse: ANNO XI (Year 11). Mint mark: KYZ. Control mark: B (2).

Bibliography:  MIB II 85D

3 Related People

Maurice
Byzantine
c.539
602
Whitting_Phillip-T.jpg
Whitting, Philip David
British
1903
1988
Kyzikos
Roman; Byzantine


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