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Maurice, Copper, Half Follis, Thessalonike, 595/596

 
 

Obverse

Frontal bust of Maurice wearing cuirass and crown. Globus cruciger in right hand, shield on left shoulder.

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Reverse

with cross above and in right field.

Exergue

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Obverse

Frontal bust of Maurice wearing cuirass and crown. Globus cruciger in right hand, shield on left shoulder.

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Reverse

with cross above and in right field.

Exergue

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Accession number BZC.1974.17
Ruler Maurice
Date of Reign 582–602
Metal Copper
Denomination Half Follis
Mint Thessalonike
Date 595/596
Diameter 21.0 mm
Weight 5.25 g
Relation of Dies 6:00
Shape Flat

Commentary

Cf. DOC 1:322, no. 85. indicates year 14.

MIBEC 165, no. 113D.

Acquisition History

From Henry Weller, 22 July 1974