By David R. Sear
The Byzantine Empire lasted for nearly 1000 years after the autumn of the Roman Empire within the West. The interval lined via this catalogue is from the reign of Anastasius I (491-518) till the trap of Constantinople through the Turks in 1453. whilst this catalogue used to be first released in 1974 it used to be hailed as containing additional info in a concise shape than the other unmarried quantity at the Byzantine sequence. This version comprises the examine of the intervening years, new attributions and new cash which were regarded. The later Palaeologan interval has been thoroughly revised by way of Simon Bendall and an Appendix has been further overlaying the gold forgeries of the 'Beirut' and allied colleges that experience prompted creditors a few quandary. Over 2,500 cash in gold, silver and bronze are indexed, valued and illustrated with greater than six hundred photos giving a digital variety catalogue of the Byzantine sequence. this is often a useful advisor to the complete of the Byzantine sequence.
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