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ID number:  BIRBI-B2232
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector:  Whitting, Philip D.
Maker:  Maurice; Antioch
Denomination:  Half-Follis
Place made:  Eurasia: Antioch
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  582-583
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  2.40
Weight (g):  6.56
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Whitting 3084. A.H. Baldwin, June 1956.

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: XX, cross above; pellet in between.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: ΠIT … TAIPPIV (Garbled Inscription). Reverse: ANN … I (Year 1). Mint mark: Q.

Bibliography:  MIB II 97

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