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


Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-B2235
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:  583-584
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  2.30
Weight (g):  7.01
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Whitting 1435. Glendining, 3rd May 1951.
BIRBI-B2235.jpg

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: ΠITIOC ~ … TPPIV (Garbled Inscription). Reverse: ANNO II (Year 2). Mint mark: Q.

Bibliography:  MIB II 97

3 Related People

Maurice
Byzantine
c.539
602
Antioch



Whitting_Phillip-T.jpg
Whitting, Philip David
British
1903
1988
Viewing Record 1 of 1