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ID number:  BIRBI-B3737
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector:  Whitting, Philip D.
Maker:  Justinian I; Carthage
Denomination:  Pentanummium
Place made:  Carthage
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  538-539
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  1.5
Weight (g):  2.35
Axis (degrees):  135.00
Provenance:  Whitting 3512.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Justinian I facing r., wearing cuirass, paludamentum, and diadem. Reverse: Є.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: d N IV … (Our lord Justinian). Reverse: None. Control mark: II.

Bibliography:  MIB I 189

3 Related People

Carthage
Roman;Byzantine


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