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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-B4504ADD
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Maker:  Justin II; Sophia; Constantinople
Denomination:  Half-follis
Place made:  Eurasia: Istanbul
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  574-575
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  2.35
Weight (g):  5.73
Axis (degrees):  45.00
BIRBI-B4504ADD.jpg

Description:  Obverse: Imperial couple enthroned, he holds globus cruciger, she holds cross sceptre, heads crowned and nimbate. Reverse: None.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: DN… (Our lord) Reverse: K (Twenty) ANNO X (Year 10) Officina: A

Bibliography:  MIB.2.44a.10

3 Related People

Justin II
Byzantine
c.520
October 578
Sophia
Byzantine
Before 530
After 600
Constantinople
Roman;Byzantine


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