1 Tremissis, Byzantine Empire, 527 - 565

1 Tremissis, Byzantine Empire, 527 - 565

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One (1) tremissis coin, Justinian I
Byzantine Empire, 527-565
Obverse Image: Portrait bust of Justinian wearing a pearl diadem, draping, and cuirass facing right.
Obverse Text: DN / IVSTINIANVS / P / P / AVI
Reverse Image: Winged Victory advancing to the right, holding a globus cruciger and wreath; star to the right.
Reverse Text: VICTORIA / AVGVSTORVM / CONOB
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
527 - 565
maker
Justinian I Emperor of Byzantium
place made
Byzantine Empire
Physical Description
gold (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 mm x 15.1 mm; 1/32 in x 19/32 in
ID Number
1995.0049.0020
catalog number
1995.0049.0020
accession number
1995.0049
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Byzantine Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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