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Numismatics
Ruler: Alexius I, Emperor of Byzantium, A.D. 1057–1118, ruled 1081–1118
Mint: Thessalonica
Artist: Unknown

Tetarteron Noummion of Alexius I, Emperor of Byzantium from Thessalonica

1092/1093

Copper

3.54 g, 6:00, 18.3 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Eugene Schuyler, B.A. 1859
2001.87.21076
Geography: 
Made in Thessalonica, Macedonia
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
Byzantine
Period: 
11th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Eugene Schuyler, to 1878; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1878–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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