SPECIAL ADVISORY: In accordance with Yale University’s revised COVID-19 protocols, the Yale University Art Gallery will close to the public beginning Friday, October 16, 2020. Learn More

Numismatics
Ruler: Theodore I Comnenus-Ducas, Emperor of Nicaea, ca. 1174–1222, ruled 1205–22
Mint: Nicaea
Artist: Unknown

Aspron Trachy of Theodore I Comnenus Ducas, Emperor of Nicaea from Nicaea

1208

Billon

1.55 g, 6:00, 20.6 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Eugene Schuyler, B.A. 1859
2001.87.22259
Geography: 
Made in Nicaea, Bithynia
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
Byzantine
Period: 
13th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

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

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.