Online Collections at UoB - Objects
Go to the Advanced Search
Viewing Record 1 of 1 


Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-B0266
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector:  Whitting, Philip D.
Maker:  Justin I; Antioch
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Antioch
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  522-527
Metal:  Base metal
Diameter (cm):  3.20
Weight (g):  13.39
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Whitting 2410. A.H. Baldwin, 20th March 1954.
BIRBI-B0266.jpg

Description:  Obverse: Bust of Justin facing r. wearing diadem, curiass and paludamentum. Reverse: Cross above and star in l. field and crescent in r. field.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: DN I[…]NVS PP AVC (Our lord Justin, emperor in perpetuity). Reverse: M (40). Mint mark: ANTX. Control mark: B(2).

Bibliography:  DOC I. 47; MIB I, 59

3 Related People

Justin I
Byzantine
c.450
1st August 527
Antioch



Whitting_Phillip-T.jpg
Whitting, Philip David
British
1903
1988
Viewing Record 1 of 1