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ID number: BIRBI-B6348
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; Andronikos III Palaiologos; Constantinople
Place made: Eurasia: Istanbul
Date made: 1294-1320
Metal: Base Metal
Diameter (cm): 2.6
Weight (g): 3.75
Axis (degrees): 0.00
Provenance: Whitting 4875. ex. Fane Dixon Collection, February 1950.
Description: Obverse: Full-length figure of Emperor standing, facing, wearing stemma, collar-piece, paneled loros and divitision; holds in r. hand cross-topped sceptre and in l. hand anexikakia. Reverse: Full-length figure of emperor standing, facing, wearing stemma, collar-piece, jeweled loros of simplified type and sagion; holds in r. hand cross-topped sceptre and in l. anexikakia; B B to l. and r. of figure.
Inscriptions: Obverse: None. Reverse: None.
Bibliography: DOC V.671-676