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1 Siliqua, Byzantine Empire, 527 - 565

1 Siliqua, Byzantine Empire, 527 - 565

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Description (Brief)
One (1) siliqua coin, Justinian I
Byzantine Empire, 527-565
Obverse Image: Right facing bust of Justinian wearing pearl-diadem, draped and cuirassed.
Obverse Text: DN / IVSTINI-ANVS / PP / AG
Reverse Image: Wreath.
Reverse Text: VOT / MVLT / HTI in three lines within wreath.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
527 - 565
maker
Justinian I Emperor of Byzantium
place made
Tunisia: Tunis, Carthage
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 mm x 14.5 mm; 1/32 in x 9/16 in
ID Number
1995.0049.0022
catalog number
1995.0049.0022
accession number
1995.0049
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Byzantine Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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