Byzantine Museum of Holy Bishopric of Tamasos and Oreinis (Cyprus): Billon aspron trachy, "scyphate" coin of the Byzantine emperor Manuel I Komnenos (1143-1180) from the Hoard of Achera. (TN128) Obverse

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Contributor

Manuel I Komnenos

Description

Billon aspron trachy, "scyphate" coin of the Byzantine emperor Manuel I Komnenos (1143-1180). Obverse: bust of Christ child (Emmanuel), with cross nimbus, facing; he raises his right hand in benediction.

Language

grc

Current Ownership

Byzantine Museum of Holy Bishopric of Tamasos and Oreinis

Type

Chronology Specific

1143-1180

Extent

3.1 cm

Material

Chronology Period

8th-12th c. AD (Middle Byzantine Period)

Technique

Content Provider

Open University of Cyprus

Original Collection

Byzantine Museum of Holy Bishopric of Tamasos and Oreinis

Content Rights