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

Trachy of Manuel I from Constantinople

1143–80

Billon

2.40 g, 6:00, 30.5 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001
2001.87.21423
Culture: 
Byzantine
Period: 
12th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Excavated in Troad
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., from about 1930 to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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