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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-B4544
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Maker:  Artabasdos; Constantinople
Denomination:  Miliaresion
Place made:  Istanbul
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  742-743
Metal:  Silver
Diameter (cm):  2.15
Weight (g):  1.73
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Bt Baldwins 1976; ex Leu 1975.
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Description:  Obverse: Cross potent on three steps. Reverse: inscription in six lines.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: IhSЧS XRISτЧS hICA (May Jesus Christ conquer). Reverse: ARτ/AuASDO/S S nICηF/OROS EC / θEu bAS/ILIS+ (Artasvadus and Nicephorus holy Emperors).

Bibliography:  DOC III.1 AR6
BNII CP/AR/01

2 Related People

Constantinople
Roman;Byzantine


Artabasdos
Armenian

743-11
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