Hyperpyron of Manuel I Komnenos. Reverse: Manuel I crowned by hand of God; Manuel stands facing, holding in his right hand a labarum-headed sceptre and in his left a globus cruciger surmounted by a patriarchal cross.
(Byzantine Museum of Holy Bishopric of Tamasos and Oreinis)
|Subject Terms||hand, 'Dextera Dei' ~ symbol of God the Father, minting, coinage (process), ruler, sovereign, Byzantine art, Archaeology, Byzantine (culture and style), gold (metal), Au, coins (money), coin (money)|
|Provider||AMSHistorica - University of Bologna|