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Justinian I, Copper, Pentanummium, Antioch, 561-565

 
 

Obverse

Bust of Justinian I facing right with diadem, cuirass, and paludamentum.

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Reverse

Monogram of Justinian I inserted into the value mark (E represented as a C).

Obverse

Bust of Justinian I facing right with diadem, cuirass, and paludamentum.

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Reverse

Monogram of Justinian I inserted into the value mark (E represented as a C).

Accession number BZC.1970.29.3
Catalogue ID as DOC 1:156, no. 272
Ruler Justinian I
Date of Reign 527–565
Metal Copper
Denomination Pentanummium
Mint Antioch
Date 561565
Diameter 15.0 mm
Weight 1.78 g
Relation of Dies 11:00
Shape Flat

Commentary

This is a Class E pentanummium, as DOC 1:156, no. 272.

MIBE 151, no. 163.

Acquisition History

From Monmouth Stamp and Coin Shop, Red Bank, NJ, 25 July 1970