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


Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-B0886
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector:  Whitting, Philip D.
Maker:  Justinian I; Antioch
Denomination:  Decanummium
Place made:  Antioch
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  531-536
Metal:  Base metal
Diameter (cm):  2.30
Weight (g):  3.78
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Whitting 0754. Spink, February 1951.
BIRBI-B0886.jpg

Description:  Obverse: Justinian enthroned facing, wearing diadem and chlamys, holding sceptre in r. hand and globus cruciger in l. hand. Reverse: Cross above, cross in l. field and in r. field.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: DN IVSTI[…] NVS PI[…] (Our lord Justinian, emperor in perpetuity). Reverse: I (10). CON […]RD (Harmony). Mint mark: […]

Bibliography:  DOC I. 209; MIB I, 138

3 Related People

Antioch



Justinian I
Byzantine
c.482
14th November 565
Whitting_Phillip-T.jpg
Whitting, Philip David
British
1903
1988
Viewing Record 1 of 1