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ID number:  BIRBI-MH0005
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector:  Whitting, Philip D.; Mardin Hoard
Maker:  Tiberius II; Antioch
Denomination:  Half-Follis
Place made:  Eurasia: Antioch
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  581-582
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  3.00
Weight (g):  10.72
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Whitting 8087, January 1976.
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Description:  Obverse: Tiberius II frontal consular bust, with cross-topped crown, holding mappa and eagle sceptre. Reverse: Cross above denomination mark.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: dmTibCO…AVI (Our lord Tiberius Constantine, eternal Augustus). Reverse: ANNO GII (Year 8) m (40) THЄUP (Theoupolis)

Bibliography:  MIB I.47a

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