Coin: 12387

Format
Coin
Numismatic Collection
Donald
Issue
8316

Details

Notes
Bulgarian/Epirote/Latin imitation of Manuel I Komnenos' fourth coinage. The Virgin Mary is replaced by a second regal figure. Inscription: MAN
Object Type
coin
Denomination
billon trachy
Metal
Billon
Region
Bulgaria
State
Tarnovo
City
Tarnovo
Ruler
Manuel I Komnenos (1143 to 1180)
Date
1195 to 1200
Obverse Figure Description
Christ seated with book, Asterisk above cushion of throne.
Obverse Legend
IC XC
Reverse Figure Description
Emperor and Virgin
Reverse Legend
ΜΑΝΟΥΗΛ ΔΕΣΠOΤ ΜΘ
Reverse Attributes
Citations
References
Provenance
Simon Bendall

Coin Description

Size
23 in mm
Die Axis
6
Weight
3.3 in grams
Accession
Accession number: 719, 2017-01-21, Peter Donald
Shape
scyphate
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