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Maurice, Copper, Follis, Antioch, 585/586

 
 

Obverse

Frontal bust of Maurice wearing loros and crown with trefoil ornament. Akakia in right hand, eagle-headed scepter in left hand.

OΠNTINOΓ-NTHPPIV

Reverse

with cross above, |N|N|O in left field, and II|II in right field.

Exergue

HEPˊ

Obverse

Frontal bust of Maurice wearing loros and crown with trefoil ornament. Akakia in right hand, eagle-headed scepter in left hand.

OΠNTINOΓ-NTHPPIV

Reverse

with cross above, |N|N|O in left field, and II|II in right field.

Exergue

HEPˊ

Accession number BZC.1972.38
Catalogue ID as DOC 1:339, no. 155.1–4
Ruler Maurice
Date of Reign 582–602
Metal Copper
Denomination Follis
Mint Antioch
Date 585/586
Diameter 31.0 mm
Weight 12.51 g
Relation of Dies 6:00
Shape Flat

Commentary

MIBEC 159, no. 95Ab.

Acquisition History

From J. Schulman, list 203, no. 491, 5 December 1972. Bought in error as it was catalogued in DOC as Tiberios II Constantine.