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ID number:  BIRBI-B2187
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector:  Whitting, Philip D.; South East Turkey 1966 Hoard
Maker:  Maurice; Antioch
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Eurasia: Antioch
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  590-591
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  3.15
Weight (g):  11.20
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Whitting 5372. Spink, August 1966; "From South East Turkey".
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Maurice facing, wearing trefoil crown with pendilia, chlamys, with loros scarf draped over shoulders, holding mappa aloft in r.hand, and eagle-topped sceptre in l.hand. Reverse: Arched M.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: ∂ m TIU CON … P AVI (Our lord Tiberius Constantine, eternal Augustus). Reverse: … NNO ЧIIII (Year 9). Mint mark: τ … UP'.

Bibliography:  MIB II 95Ab

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South East Turkey 1966 Hoard



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