Hyperpyron of John II Komnenos. Obverse: Christ, nimbate, seated on backless throne, he raises his right hand in benediction and holds a Gospel book in the left

(Byzantine Museum of Holy Bishopric of Tamasos and Oreinis)
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Subject Termsminting, coinage (process), 'Pantocrator', (bust of) Christ, making a speaking or blessing gesture and holding a book, Byzantine art, Archaeology, Byzantine (culture and style), gold (metal), Au, coins (money), coin (money)
ProviderAMSHistorica - University of Bologna