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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-B0268
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Justin I; Antioch
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Antioch
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  522-527
Metal:  Base metal
Diameter (cm):  3.30
Weight (g):  16.65
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Haines 376. E.S. Sepheriades, Athens, 1957.
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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: […]V[…]VSTINVS PP AVC (Our lord Justin, emperor in perpetuity). Reverse: M (40). Mint mark: ANTIX. Control mark: A(1).

Bibliography:  DOC I. 47a; MIB I, 60

3 Related People

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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
Justin I
Byzantine
c.450
1st August 527
Antioch



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