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ID number:  BIRBI-B6327
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
Denomination:  Assarion
Place made:  Eurasia: Istanbul
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  1301; 1316
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  1.9
Weight (g):  1.87
Axis (degrees):  0.00
Provenance:  Whitting 0720, A. H. Baldwin, December 1948.
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Description:  Obverse: Full-length figures of two emperors, holding between them labarum on long shaft; both wear stemma, collar-piece and loros of simplified type. Reverse: None.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: NIΩ (14th indiction) Reverse: None.

Bibliography:  DOC V.694-697; LPC 46 p.96

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