1 Solidus, Byzantine Empire, 698 - 705

1 Solidus, Byzantine Empire, 698 - 705

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One (1) solidus coin, Tiberius III (Apsimar)
Byzantine Empire, 698 - 705
Obverse Image: Portrait bust of Tiberius III facing forward with short beard wearing crown and cuirass and holding a spear diagonally across his body and shield.
Obverse Text: D / TIbERIUS / PEAV
Reverse Image: Cross potent on three steps with mint mark below.
Reverse Text: VICTORIA / AVGUE / CONOB
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
698 - 705
maker
Tiberius III Emperor of Byzantium
place made
Turkey: İstanbul province, Byzantium
city
Turkey: İstanbul province, Constantinople
Physical Description
gold (overall material)
Measurements
overall:.12 cm x 1.97 cm; 1/16 in x 25/32 in
ID Number
NU.68.159.6081
catalog number
68.159.6081
accession number
283645
Credit Line
Estate of Josiah K. Lilly
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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