1 Solidus, Byzantine Empire, 582 - 602

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One (1) solidus coin, Maurice Tiberius

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Byzantine Empire, 582 - 602

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Obverse Image: Front facing portrait bust of Maurice wearing a plumed helmet and holding a globus cruciger.

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Obverse Text: DN / MAVRC / TIb / PPAVI

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Reverse Image: Winged Victory facing forward, holding staff surmounted by Chi-Rho in right hand and globus cruciger in left.

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Reverse Text: Victori / AAVGGA / CONOB

Date Made: 582 - 602

Maker: Maurice Tiberius

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: Byzantine EmpireCity: Turkey: ─░stanbul province, Constantinople

See more items in: Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection, Byzantine Coins, Josiah K. Lilly Jr. Collection


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Credit Line: Estate of Josiah K. Lilly

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.68.159.6068Catalog Number: 68.159.6068Accession Number: 283645

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: gold (overall material)Measurements: overall: .09 cm x 2.09 cm; 1/32 in x 13/16 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-9fa9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1251761

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