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Coin

Object Number:31-50-397
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Byzantine
Provenience: Israel
Beth Shean
Archaeology Area: CN 270, monastery, Room H
Maker: Maurice Tiberius
Locus: C.N. 270, monastery, Room H
Period: Maurice Tiberius
Date Made: 582-602 AD
Early Date: 582
Late Date: 602
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Gold
Iconography:Maurice Tiberius
Winged Victory
Credit Line:Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1931
Other Number:30-10-370 - Field No SF

Description

Obverse: bust facing. Reverse: Cross on stairs. in exergue CONOB.

Fitzgerald: “Constantinople Mint. Heraclius (610-641), d. 22 mm; Rev: Cross potent on three steps”

Bibliography:

[Book] Fitzgerald, Gerald M. 1939. A Sixth Century Monastery at Beth-Shan.. The University Museum. Vol. IV. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Plate IV; Figures 1 and 2; bottom row, center; Page11, A. Gold Coins, 9View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue] Mevorah, David, and Israeli, Yael. 2000. Cradle of Christianity.. Jerusalem. The Israel Museum. pg. 232 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 95View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Dorling Kindersley Limited. 2014. History of the World in 1,000 Objects.. London. Dorling Kindersley Limited. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 131View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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