Byzantine Museum of Holy Bishopric of Tamasos and Oreinis (Cyprus): Hyperpyron of Alexios I Komnenos (1081-1118) (TN122) Obverse

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Contributor

Alexios I Komnenos

Description

Hyperpyron of Alexios I Komnenos. Obverse: Christ nimbate, seated on backless throne; he raises his right hand in benediction

Language

grc

Current Ownership

Byzantine Museum of Holy Bishopric of Tamasos and Oreinis

Type

Chronology Specific

1081-1118

Extent

2.9 cm

Material

Chronology Period

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

Technique

Content Provider

Open University of Cyprus

Content Rights