Numismatics
Ruler: John II Komnenos, 1087–1143
Artist: Unknown

Silver Asper of John II from the Trebizond Empire

1087–1143

Silver

2.83 g, 6:00, 21.9 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Eugene Schuyler, B.A. 1859
2001.87.21688
Culture: 
Byzantine
Period: 
11th–12th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Trebizond
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

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

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