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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-B2389
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Maurice; Ravenna
Denomination:  Decannumium
Place made:  Europe: Italy, Ravenna
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  582-587
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  1.45
Weight (g):  2.05
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Haines 2468. A.H. Baldwin, 1948.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Maurice, wearing cuirass, and helmet with pendilia, holding globus cruciger in r. hand. Reverse: I; dash above and below. To the l. of the field a cross potent; to the r. of the field a cross potent.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: D N mAVR TB PP I (Our lord, Maurice Tiberius, eternal Augustus). Reverse: None.

Bibliography:  MIB II 141 (Moneta Militaris Imitativa)

Notes:  Mint attiribution disputed

3 Related People

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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
Maurice
Byzantine
c.539
602
Ravenna
Roman;Byzantine;Italian


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