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Numismatics
Ruler: Alexius III Angelos, Emperor of the Byzantine Empire, Greek, ca. 1153–1211, ruled 1195–1203
Mint: Constantinople
Artist: Unknown

Trachy of Alexius III Angelos, Emperor of the Byzantine Empire from Constantinople

1185–1204

Bronze

2.79 g, 6:00, 25.2 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Alexander Vicks
2001.87.21907
Geography: 
Made in Constantinople, Thrace
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
Byzantine
Period: 
12th–13th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

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

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