Tremissis of Philippicus Bardanes
Early Byzantine Period
Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 1.42 gm. Die Axis: 5
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Bust of Philippicus facing, with short beard, wearing crown and loros, and holding globus cruciger in right hand and eagle-tipped scepter surmounted by cross in left.
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Reverse: Cross potent.
VICTORIAAVGUS CONOB in exergue
By 1935: Private Collection, U.S.; anonymous gift to MFA, April 4, 1935
Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)