Online Collections at UoB - Objects
Your search has been limited to 3000 records. As your search has brought back a large number of records consider using the 'Advanced Search' feature which enables you to use more search terms to bring back a more accurate set of records.
ID number: BIRBI-B6054
Object type: Coin
Institution: The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection: P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector: Whitting, Philip D.
Maker: Asenid Bulgaria; Manouel I Komnenos
Denomination: Aspron Trachy Nomisma
Date made: c.1195-1200?
Diameter (cm): 3
Weight (g): 2.37
Axis (degrees): 180.00
Provenance: Whitting 6141.
Description: Obverse: Christ, bearded and nimbate, wearing tunic and kolobion, seated upon throne without back; holds Gospels in l. hand; star above cushion of throne, to l. and r. Reverse: Full-length figure of emperor on l. crowned by Virgin nimbate; emperor wears stemma, divitision, collar-piece and jeweled loros of simplified type; holds in r. hand labarum-headed sceptre and in l. hand globus cruciger; Virgin wears tunic and maphorion.
Inscriptions: Obverse: IC (Jesus) Reverse: None Visible.
Bibliography: DOC IV.I.1a.2
2 Related Media Items
|<< Viewing Record 1535 of 3000 >>|