Online Collections at UoB - Objects
Go to the Advanced Search
Viewing Record 1 of 1 


Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-B1896
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector:  Whitting, Philip D.
Maker:  Maurice; Constantinople
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Eurasia: Istanbul
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  583-584
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  3.00
Weight (g):  12.99
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Whitting 6581. Tchalikian, 25th January 1969.
BIRBI-B1896.jpg

Description:  Obverse: Bust of Maurice facing, wearing cuirass, and cross crown with pendilia, holding globus cruciger in r. hand, and shield decorated with horseman on l. arm. Reverse: M, cross above.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: D N TIbЄR m AVRC PP AVI (Our lord Tiberius Maurice, eternal Augustus). Reverse: ANNO II (Year 2). Mint mark: CON. Control mark: B (2).

Bibliography:  MIB II 65B

3 Related People

Constantinople
Roman;Byzantine


Whitting_Phillip-T.jpg
Whitting, Philip David
British
1903
1988
Maurice
Byzantine
c.539
602
Viewing Record 1 of 1