AN Tetartermon Nomisma

Romanus IV, Byzantine, Constantinople, Turkey, Asia Minor, Middle East

Share

1068-1071

Gold

Overall: 11/16 in. (18 mm)

Weight: 4.1 g

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Arthur Fairbanks, Class of 1886, in memory of his father, Henry Fairbanks, Class of 1853

27.1.29236

Geography/Culture

Asia, West Asia, Eastern Mediterranean, Turkey

Period

1000-1400

Object Name

Coin

Classification

Numismatics

Not on view

Inscription

Obverse: Bust of Virgin facing, holding infant Christ Reverse: Facing busts of Romanus and Eudocia

Course History

REL 7, Dark Goddesses and Black Madonnas, Elizabeth Perez, Winter 2013

REL 51, Virgin of Guadalupe, Elizabeth Perez, Winter 2013

Provenance

Arthur Fairbanks (1864-1944), Class of 1886; given to present collection, 1927.

Old Number

hn 1036

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