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1 Follis, Byzantine Empire, 567 - 578

1 Follis, Byzantine Empire, 567 - 578

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One (1) follis coin, Justin II
Byzantine Empire, 567 - 578
Obverse Image: Frontal Justin and Sophia seated on double throne, with feet on footstool, holding a globus cruciger and a cruciform scepter.
Obverse Text: DN / IVSTINO / ET / SOFIA
Reverse Image: Large M with beta below and Christogram above.
Reverse Text: ANNO / I I / B / CON
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Coin
date made
565 - 578
maker
Justin II Emperor of Byzantium
place made
Byzantine Empire
city
Turkey: İstanbul province, Constantinople
Physical Description
ae (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 mm x 30.6 mm; 1/32 in x 1 7/32 in
ID Number
NU.NU42818
catalog number
NU42818
accession number
165206
Credit Line
Delano 147
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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