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Phokas, Copper, Pentanummium, Carthage, 602-610

 
 

Obverse

Frontal bust of Phokas bearded, wearing cuirass, paludamentum, and crown with trefoil ornament. Inscription illegible.

Reverse

V with cross above and six-pointed stars in left and right fields with pellets above and below.

Obverse

Frontal bust of Phokas bearded, wearing cuirass, paludamentum, and crown with trefoil ornament. Inscription illegible.

Reverse

V with cross above and six-pointed stars in left and right fields with pellets above and below.

Accession number BZC.1971.22
Catalogue ID as DOC 2.1:198, no. 114
Ruler Phokas
Date of Reign 602–610
Metal Copper
Denomination Pentanummium
Mint Carthage
Date 602610
Diameter 21.0 mm
Weight 1.9 g
Relation of Dies 3:00
Shape Flat

Acquisition History

Gift of Cécile Morrisson, 16 March 1971, acquired in Tunisia