Byzantine Museum of Holy Bishopric of Tamasos and Oreinis (Cyprus): Hyperpyron of John II Komnenos (1118-1143) (TN123) Reverse

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Contributor

John II Komnenos

Description

Hyperpyron of John II Komnenos. Reverse: Virgin Mary crowns John II who is holding a labarum in his right hand and an akakia in the left.

Language

grc

Current Ownership

Byzantine Museum of Holy Bishopric of Tamasos and Oreinis

Type

Chronology Specific

1118-1143

Extent

2.5 cm

Material

Chronology Period

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

Technique

Content Provider

Open University of Cyprus

Content Rights