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Byzantine

Scope note

Refers to the style and period of Christian art that developed in the easstern Mediterranean during the Byzantine Empire (330 - 1453 CE), was carried throughout much of the Christian world, and lasted into the 16th century in eastern Europe. The style is characterized by imperial and religious subject matter, and a movement away from the original Greek naturalistic forms to favor ritualistic stylization, intended to suggest the spiritual. For the style and period of the Italian and western Mediterranean Christian world roughly from the foruth to the mid-eighth century CE, use "Early Christian."

This term has 506 records attributed within our system.

Connected records

Byzantine

Dup CM.587-2013

Maker(s)

Constantinople (Issuer)

16 nummi

CM.6689-2007

Maker(s)

Justinian I (527-565) (Ruler)
Thessalonica (Mint)
Roman Empire (State)

Half follis

CM.6697-2007

Maker(s)

Justinian II (685-95, 705-11) (Ruler)
Constantinople (Mint)
Roman Empire (State)

20 nummi

CM.6692-2007

Maker(s)

Struck in the name of Justin II (565-574) (Ruler)
After Constantinople (Mint)
Roman Empire (State)
Byzantine Empire (Place of use)

Follis

CM.6693-2007

Maker(s)

Tiberius II (578-582) (Ruler)
Constantinople (Mint)
Roman Empire (State)

Hexanummium

CM.326-1939

Maker(s)

Heraclius (610-641) (Ruler)
Alexandria (Mint)

Tremissis

CM.6695-2007

Maker(s)

Phocas (602-610) (Ruler)
Constantinople (Mint)
Roman Empire (State)

Follis

CM.6683-2007

Maker(s)

Anastasius I (491-518) (Ruler)
Antioch (Mint)
Roman Empire (State)

Follis

CM.6702-2007

Maker(s)

Roman Empire (State)
Byzantine Empire (Origin)

Follis

CM.6701-2007

Maker(s)

Roman Empire (State)
Byzantine Empire (Origin)

20 nummi

CM.6687-2007

Maker(s)

Justinian I (527-565) (Ruler)
Nicomedia (Mint)
Roman Empire (State)
Izmit (Mint)

5 nummi

CM.6686-2007

Maker(s)

Justinian I (527-565) (Ruler)
Constantinople (Mint)
Roman Empire (State)

AE 4

CM.6699-2007

Maker(s)

Basil I (867-886) (Ruler)
Chersonesos (Mint)
Roman Empire (State)

Half follis

CM.PG.20491-2006

Maker(s)

Maurice (AD 582-602) (Ruler)
Antioch (Mint)

12 nummia

CM.PG.20696-2006

Maker(s)

Uncertain Justin II (565-574)
uncertain (Mint)

Half follis

CM.PG.20455-2006

Maker(s)

Justin II (565-574) (Ruler)
Thessalonica (Mint)

Half follis

CM.PG.20454-2006

Maker(s)

Justin II (565-574) (Ruler)
Thessalonica (Mint)

12 nummia

CM.PG.20694-2006

Maker(s)

Uncertain Justin II (565-574)
uncertain (Mint)

Byzantine

CM.BZ.1-R

Maker(s)

Cyzicus (Mint)
Heraclius (610-641) (Ruler)

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