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ID number:  BIRBI-B6444
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector:  Whitting, Philip D.; 1969/70 Hoard
Maker:  Manouel II Palaiologos; Constantinople
Denomination:  One-eighth Stavraton
Place made:  Eurasia: Istanbul
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  1391-1425
Metal:  Silver
Diameter (cm):  1.3
Weight (g):  0.59
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Whitting 7441. 4th September 1970.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Christ, bearded and nimbate, wearing tunic and kolobion, making benediction with r. hand and holding Gospels in l. hand. Reverse: Bust of emperor, bearded and nimbate, wearing stemma and collar with three tippets.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: XC (Christ) Reverse: None Visibe.

Bibliography:  DOC V.1537

4 Related People

Constantinople
Roman;Byzantine


Manouel II Palaiologos
Byzantine
1350
1425
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Whitting, Philip David
British
1903
1988
1969/70 Hoard
Byzantine


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