Numismatics
Ruler: Alvise Mocenigo I, Venetian, 1507–1577
Mint: Farmagusta
Artist: Unknown

Bronze Obsidional Bisante from Cyprus

1570

Bronze

4.54 g, 2:00, 28.3 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Bequest of Reverend William H. Owen, B.A. 1897
2001.87.32411
Culture: 
Venetian
Period: 
16th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Farmagusta, Cyprus, Italy
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Reverend William H. Owen, to 1938; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1938–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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