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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-B0915
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:  Pentanummium
Place made:  Antioch
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  561-565
Metal:  Base metal
Diameter (cm):  1.60
Weight (g):  2.21
Axis (degrees):  0.00
Provenance:  Whitting 1008.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Justinian facing r. wearing diadem, curiass and paludamentum. Reverse: Monogram of Antioch within C.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: DN UΛOΛVNASVMI (Our lord Justinian, emperor in perpetuity). Reverse: C (5).

Bibliography:  DOC I. 272; MIB 1, 163

3 Related People

Antioch



Justinian I
Byzantine
c.482
14th November 565
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Whitting, Philip David
British
1903
1988
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