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ID number:  BIRBI-B0485
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector:  Whitting, Philip D.
Maker:  Justinian I; Constantinople
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Istanbul
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  554-555
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  3.20
Weight (g):  15.05
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Whitting 0999. B. Kent, Lewes, January 1951.

Description:  Obverse: Facing bust of Justinian, wearing cuirass and plumed helmet with pendilia, in r. hand globus cruciger, on l. shoulder shield with horseman device, cross in r. of field. Reverse: M, cross above.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: DN IVS... (Our lord Justinian Emperor in perpetuity). Reverse: ANNO XXʕII (year 28). Off: Γ (3). Mint mark: CON.

Bibliography:  DOC I. pl.XX AE51, MIB I pl.20 95a.2

3 Related People


Justinian I
14th November 565
Whitting, Philip David
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