By Eleni Lianta

This fresh publication, written by means of a professional within the box, will offer an quintessential element of reference for college kids, curators, buyers and creditors in addition to a prepared resource of knowledge for archaeologists, historians and others with a extra basic curiosity in overdue Byzantine numismatics. the gathering of past due Byzantine cash within the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, contains probably the most very important and consultant collections of coinage from the interval among the sack of Constantinople through the Fourth campaign in 1204, the Byzantine restoration of the town in 1261, and the ultimate seize of Constantinople by means of the Ottoman Turks in 1453. This assortment is right here offered for the 1st time in a latest catalogue in order to allow the person to spot, classify and comprehend overdue Byzantine cash, in keeping with our current country of information.

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