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ID number:  BIRBI-B0906
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Justinian I; Antioch
Denomination:  Pentanummium
Place made:  Antioch
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  529-539
Metal:  Base metal
Diameter (cm):  1.80
Weight (g):  1.89
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Haines 2809. A.H. Baldwin, 1952.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Justinian facing r. wearing diadem, curiass and paludamentum. Reverse: Cross on central arm of Є.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: DN IVSTINI AHVS PP AVI (Our lord Justinian, emperor in perpetuity). Reverse: Є (5).

Bibliography:  DOC I. 268; MIB I, 142

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Antioch



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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
Justinian I
Byzantine
c.482
14th November 565
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