Maria Cantacuzene (fl. 1300s)

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Maria Cantacuzene (fl. 1300s)

Byzantine princess . Flourished in the 1300s; daughter of Irene Asen and John VI Cantacuzene, emperor of Nicaea (r. 1347–1354); married Nicephorus II of Epirus.