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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1951.31.4.1908
People
Michael VIII, Byzantine (r. 1259 - 1282)
Title
Trachy of Michael VIII
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
13th century
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe
Period
Byzantine period, Late
Culture
Byzantine
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/183666
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Bronze
Metal
AE
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
2.53 g
Denomination
trachy
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Bequest of Thomas Whittemore
Accession Year
1951
Object Number
1951.31.4.1908
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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