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


Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-B2372
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector:  Whitting, Philip D.
Maker:  Maurice; Catania
Denomination:  Decanummium
Place made:  Europe: Italy, Sicily, Catania
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  585-586
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  1.50
Weight (g):  3.53
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Whitting 1879.
BIRBI-B2372.jpg

Description:  Obverse: Bust of Maurice, wearing cross topped crown with pendilia. Reverse: I.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: … PP … (eternal). Reverse: … NN … IIII (Year 4). Mint mark: CAT.

Bibliography:  MIB II 136D

3 Related People

Whitting_Phillip-T.jpg
Whitting, Philip David
British
1903
1988
Catania
Byzantine; Sicilian


Maurice
Byzantine
c.539
602
Viewing Record 1 of 1