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ID number:  BIRBI-B0291
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector:  Whitting, Philip D.
Maker:  Justin I; Justinian I; Antioch
Denomination:  Half follis
Place made:  Antioch
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  527
Metal:  Base metal
Diameter (cm):  2.50
Weight (g):  8.54
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Whitting 7652. Sotherby 16th December 1970, no. 244.
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Description:  Obverse: Justin and Justinian nimbate seated facing, wearing paludamentum. Reverse: K, cross in l. of field.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: DNDN… (Our lords Justin and Justinian Emperors in perpetuity). Reverse: none. Off: Δ (4). Mint mark: A…IX.

Bibliography:  DOC I AE 15. MIB I pl.12 11

4 Related People

Justinian I
Byzantine
c.482
14th November 565
Antioch



Whitting, Philip David
British
1903
1988
Justin I
Byzantine
c.450
1st August 527
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