Numismatics
Ruler: Michael VII Doukas, Byzantine Emperor, ca. 1050–1090, ruled 1071–78
Mint: Constantinople
Artist: Unknown

Copper 40-nummi (or follis) of Michael VII, Constantinople

1071–78

Copper

5.51 g, 6:00, 25 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Elvira E. Clain-Stefanelli
2001.87.3891
Culture: 
Byzantine
Period: 
11th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Constantinople
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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