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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-B6202
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector:  Whitting, Philip D.
Maker:  Andronikos II Palaiologos; Constantinople
Denomination:  Trachea
Place made:  Eurasia: Istanbul
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  1282-1328
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  2.1
Weight (g):  1.77
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Whitting 4880.
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Description:  Obverse: Virgin, orans and nimbate, wearing tunic and maphorion. Reverse: Full-length figure of angel?, winged, wearing stemma, loros and divitision; holds in l. hand sceptre and in r. hand patriarchal cross on long shaft.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: I IO V Λ NI H (?) Reverse: ANΔ… (Andronikos?)

Bibliography:  LPC 20

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3 Related People

Andronikos II Palaiologos
Byzantine
1259
1332
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Whitting, Philip David
British
1903
1988
Constantinople
Roman;Byzantine


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