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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-AR0200
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Maker:  Gosdantin III; Sis
Denomination:  Takvorin
Place made:  Eurasia: Cilicia, Kozan
Culture:  Armenian
Date made:  1344-1363
Metal:  Silver
Diameter (cm):  1.95
Weight (g):  1.38
Axis (degrees):  90.00
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Description:  Obverse: King, on horseback, crowned, with trefoil-topped sceptre, riding r. Reverse: Lion, rampant, facing r., holding cross.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: ԿՏԸՆԴՆ ․․․ԳԱՒՌ ՀԱ (Gosdantin king of the Armenians) Reverse: + ՇԻՆԱԼ Ի ԳԱՂ․․ԻՍ (Struck in the city of Sis)

Bibliography:  Bedoukian 2096v

2 Related People

Sis
Armenian


Gosdantin III
Armenian
1313
1362
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