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Numismatics
Ruler: Michael III, emperor of Byzantium, A.D. 842-867
Honorand: Theodora
Honorand: Thecla
Mint: Constantinople
Artist: Unknown

Miliaresion of Michael III from Constantinople

A.D. 842–52

Silver

2.07 g, 12:00, 23.5 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Francis Amasa Walker, M.A. (Hon.) 1873, LL.D. 1881
2001.87.3901
Geography: 
Made in Constantinople, Thrace
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
Byzantine
Period: 
9th century A.D.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Francis Amasa Walke, to about 1964; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., from about 1964 to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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