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Numismatics
Ruler: Manuel I, emperor of Byzantium, A.D. 1118–1180, ruled 1143–80
Mint: Constantinople
Artist: Unknown

Aspron Trachy of Manuel I, emperor of Byzantium from Constantinople

1167–83

Billon

2.46 g, 6:00, 25 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001
2001.87.21133
Geography: 
Made in Constantinople, Thrace
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
Byzantine
Period: 
12th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

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

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