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Maurice, Copper, Follis, Antioch, 600/601

 
 

Obverse

Frontal bust of Maurice in consular robes and crown with trefoil ornament. Mappa in right hand, eagle-topped scepter in left hand.

DNΓIO-OCNP̅TII

Reverse

with cross above, E below, |N|N|O in left field, and X|III in right field.

Exergue

HEPˊ

Obverse

Frontal bust of Maurice in consular robes and crown with trefoil ornament. Mappa in right hand, eagle-topped scepter in left hand.

DNΓIO-OCNP̅TII

Reverse

with cross above, E below, |N|N|O in left field, and X|III in right field.

Exergue

HEPˊ

Accession number BZC.1973.26
Catalogue ID as DOC 1:344, no. (171b)
Ruler Maurice
Date of Reign 582–602
Metal Copper
Denomination Follis
Mint Antioch
Date 600/601
Diameter 27.0 mm
Weight 10.55 g
Relation of Dies 6:00
Shape Flat

Commentary

MIBEC 159–60, no. 96C.

Acquisition History

From Matterhorn Trading Company, 18 May 1973, acquired in Turkey