Online Collections at UoB - Objects
Go to the Advanced Search
<< Viewing Record 2105 of 3000 >>
View : Light Box | List View | Image List | Detailed

Your search has been limited to 3000 records. As your search has brought back a large number of records consider using the 'Advanced Search' feature which enables you to use more search terms to bring back a more accurate set of records.


ID number:  BIRBI-B1520
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector:  Whitting, Philip D.
Maker:  Justin II; Antioch
Denomination:  Decanummium
Place made:  Antioch
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  566-567
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  1.90
Weight (g):  3.37
Axis (degrees):  90.00
Provenance:  Whitting 1804.

Description:  Obverse: Justin facing, wearing cuirass, plumed helmet with trefoil ornament and pendilia, holding in r.hand a globe surmounted with Victoria - Nike, facing Justin and crowning him with a wreath, and shield decorated with horseman on l. arm; cross in r. of field. Reverse: I with cross above; a star above and below the year.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: … N IVS … P AVG (Our lord Justin, eternal Augustus). Reverse: ANN… II (Year 2). Mint mark: None visible.

Bibliography:  MIB II 62

3 Related People

Whitting, Philip David
Justin II
October 578

<< Viewing Record 2105 of 3000 >>