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ID number:  BIRBI-B1543
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector:  Whitting, Philip D.
Maker:  Justin II; Alexandria
Denomination:  Dodecanummium
Place made:  Lower Egypt: Alexandria
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  565-578
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  1.55
Weight (g):  3.73
Axis (degrees):  0.00
Provenance:  Whitting 2432. A.H. Baldwin, 27th March 1954.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Justin facing r., wearing diadem, paludamentum. Reverse: IB, cross in between the numerals.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: D N IVST … NVS P… (Our lord Justin, eternal Augustus). Reverse: None. Mint mark: AΛЄ…

Bibliography:  MIB II 67

3 Related People

Justin II
Byzantine
c.520
October 578
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Whitting, Philip David
British
1903
1988
Alexandria



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