1 Miliaresion, Byzantine Empire, 869 - 879

1 Miliaresion, Byzantine Empire, 869 - 879

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Description (Brief)
One (1) miliaresion coin, Basil I and Constantine
Byzantine Empire, 869 - 879
Obverse Image: Cross potent on three steps with glob beneath and surrounded by a triple border.
Obverse Text: IhSUS / XRISTUS / NICA
Reverse Image: Text split into six lines surrounded by a triple border.
Reverse Text: bASI / LIOS CE / CONSTAN / TIN PISTV / bASILIS / ROMEO
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Coin
date made
869 - 879
maker
Basil I Emperor of Byzantium
place made
Turkey: İstanbul province, Istanbul
city
Turkey: İstanbul province, Constantinople
Physical Description
ar (overall material)
Measurements
overall:.1 mm x 23.7 mm; in x 15/16 in
ID Number
NU.266712.0001
catalog number
66.11176
accession number
266712
Credit Line
Stack, Norman
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Data Source
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