Corinth Coin: 1925 216
Collection:   Corinth
Type:   Coin
Name:   1925 216
Title:   Byzantine Copper/Bronze Follis of Anonymous Series H, Constantinople Mint (AD 1070 - AD 1075)
Year:   1925
Coin Number:   216
Period:   Byzantine
Material:   AE
Denomination:   Follis
Mint:   Constantinople
Authority:   Anonymous Series H
Obverse Legend:   No inscription; IC-XC.
Obverse Type:   Christ bust, facing, cr.-nimbus w. X-shape in each arm; r.hand blessing inwards within sling; l.hand holds book.
Reverse Legend:   No inscription.
Reverse Type:   Patriarchal cross w. 1 large, & 2 small, pellets at each extremity; floral patterns to l.&r.
Axis Clock:   6
Weight Description:   3.645
Weight:   3.645
Diameter:   25
Chronology:   AD 1070 - AD 1075
Findspot Description:   Found in env. w. 23 coins labelled "Anonymous Bronze (Alexius)"
Date: x/x/1925, .
Notes:   Study Collection. Data Entry Funded by the Kress Foundation. DOC: dated ca.1070-ca.1075.
Reference:   DOC III, p.694.
Site:   Corinth
City:   Ancient Corinth
Country:   Greece
References:   Image: digital 2010 3597
Image: digital 2010 3598
Image: digital 2010 3599