Byzantine Museum of Holy Bishopric of Tamasos and Oreinis (Cyprus): Hyperpyron of Manuel I Komnenos (1143-1180) (TN124) Obverse

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Contributor

Manuel I Komnenos

Description

Hyperpyron of Manuel I Komnenos. Obverse: Bust of Christ child (Emmanuel) with cross nimbus, right hand blessing.

Language

grc

Current Ownership

Byzantine Museum of Holy Bishopric of Tamasos and Oreinis

Type

Chronology Specific

1143-1180

Extent

3.2 cm

Material

Chronology Period

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

Technique

Content Provider

Open University of Cyprus

Content Rights