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ID number:  BIRBI-B0084
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector:  Whitting, Philip D.
Maker:  Anastasius I; Nikomedia
Denomination:  Half-Follis
Place made:  Izmit
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  498-518
Metal:  Base metal
Diameter (cm):  1.80
Weight (g):  3.73
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Whitting 0882. Hall sale, November 1950, ex Lot 2324.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Anastasius facing r. wearing diadem, curiass and paludamentum. Reverse: Cross in l. field, star in r. field, circle above.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: D N AN… S PP AVΓ (Our lord Anastasius, emperor in perpetuity). Reverse: K (20). Mint mark: NI. Control Mark: Δ(4).

Bibliography:  DOC I. 36; MIB I, 48

3 Related People

Anastasius I
Byzantine

518
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Whitting, Philip David
British
1903
1988
Nikomedia
Roman; Byzantine


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