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


Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-B0846
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:  Half-follis
Place made:  Antioch
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  529-531
Metal:  Base metal
Diameter (cm):  2.60
Weight (g):  7.86
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Whitting 0647. A.H. Baldwin, January 1961.
BIRBI-B0846.jpg

Description:  Obverse: Bust of Justinian facing r. wearing diadem, curiass and paludamentum. Reverse: Cross in l. field.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: […]N IVSTINI NVS PP AVI (Our lord Justinian, emperor in perpetuity). Reverse: K (20). Mint mark: THЄЧoP. Control mark: Γ(3).

Bibliography:  DOC I. 208 (for reverse type, 203 for obverse type); MIB I, 134

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