1 Pentanummium, Byzantine Empire, 491 - 518

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One (1) pentanummium coin, Anastasius I

Description (Brief)

Byzantine Empire, 491 - 518

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Portrait bust of Anastasius facing right wearing a pearl diadem and cuirass with draping.

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Obverse Text: DN / ANASTASIVS / P / P / AVG

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Reverse Image: Large epsilon, with two dots within the letter, officina letter to right ( here an alpha A), no mintmark.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: E

Date Made: 491 - 518

Maker: Anastasius I Emperor of Byzantium

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: Byzantine EmpireAssociated Place: Turkey: Hatay, Antioch

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Credit Line: Scudder Hart Darragh II

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.69.81.0029Catalog Number: 69.81.29Accession Number: 285033

Object Name: Coin

Physical Description: ae (overall material)Measurements: overall: .1 mm x 12.9 mm; in x 1/2 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-693b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1251752

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