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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-B4691
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Theophilos; Michael III; Constantinople
Denomination:  Miliaresion
Place made:  Istanbul
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  829-842
Metal:  Silver
Diameter (cm):  2.40
Weight (g):  2.10
Axis (degrees):  0.00
Provenance:  Haines 2166. Bt Spink and Son 1942.
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Description:  Obverse: legend within three dotted circles. Reverse: cross potent on three steps within three dotted circles.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: +θЄO/FILOS S MI/XAHL ЄC θЄ' / bASILIS RO/MAIOn (Theophilos and Michael by God emperors of the Romans). Reverse: IhSЧS XRIS τЧS nICA (Jesus Christ conquer).

Bibliography:  DOC III.1 AR12, BN II Cp/AR/07.

4 Related People

Michael III
Byzantine
840
867
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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
Constantinople
Roman;Byzantine


Theophilos
Byzantine
c.812
842
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