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ID number: BIRBI-B6312
Object type: Coin
Institution: The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection: P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector: Whitting, Philip D.
Maker: Andronikos II Palaiologos; Michael IX Palaiologos; Constantinople
Place made: Eurasia: Istanbul
Date made: 1294-1320
Metal: Base Metal
Diameter (cm): 2.2
Weight (g): 2.20
Axis (degrees): 0.00
Provenance: Whitting 0721. A. H. Baldwin, April 1949.
Description: Obverse: Palaiologan monogram, consisting of ΠA on bottom line and ΛΓ above. Reverse: Half-length figures of two emperors, holding between them labarum; both wear stemma, collar-piece and loros of simplified type, and hold in other hand cross-topped sceptre.
Inscriptions: Obverse: None. Reverse: Legend illegible.
Bibliography: DOC V.661-670
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