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ID number:  BIRBI-B6028
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Maker:  Latin Empire; Uncertain mint
Denomination:  Aspron Trachy Nomisma
Culture:  Frankish
Date made:  1204-1261
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  1.9
Weight (g):  1.04
Axis (degrees):  180.00

Description:  Obverse: Virgin nimbate, wearing tunic and maphorion, seated upon throne with back; holds beardless, nimbate head of Christ on breast. Reverse: Full-length figure of emperor wearing stemma, divitision and chlamys; holds in r. hand labarum on long shaft, and on l. hand anexikakia.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: None Visible. Reverse: ...ЄΠOTI… (despot)

Bibliography:  DOC IV.2.30.3

Notes:  Flattened and clipped.

2 Related People

Latin Empire
Western European

Uncertain mint

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