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ID number:  BIRBI-B1985
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector:  Whitting, Philip D.
Maker:  Maurice; Constantinople
Denomination:  Half-Follis
Place made:  Eurasia: Istanbul
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  586-587
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  2.45
Weight (g):  6.53
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Whitting 3185. Spink, October 1957.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Maurice facing, wearing plumed helmet with pendilia, holding globus cruciger in r. hand. Reverse: K, cross above.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: D N mAVR CC PP AV … (Our lord Maurice, eternal Augustus). Reverse: ANN… Ч (Year 5). Control mark: Є (5).

Bibliography:  MIB II 70C

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Constantinople
Roman;Byzantine


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Whitting, Philip David
British
1903
1988
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