About this artwork
The front (obverse) of this coin depicts a jeweled, inscribed Greek cross with discs at each terminus.
On the back (reverse) Christ Antiphonetes is shown with a nimbus cruciger, pallium, and book.
Currently Off View
- Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium
- Anonymous Follis (Coin), Attributed to Theodora
- Byzantine Empire
- Struck 1055–1056
- Obverse: IC XC Reverse: IC XC / NI KA
- Diam. 3 cm; 8.22 g
- Gift of Emily Crane Chadbourne