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Justin II, Copper, Half Follis, Antioch, 565/566

 
 

Obverse

Frontal bust of Justin II with crown, pendilia, and cuirass. Victory figure who crowns him in right hand, shield with horseman device on left shoulder.

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Symbol

Cross in right field.

Reverse

with below, |N|N|O in left field, and I in right field. Above obscure.

Obverse

Frontal bust of Justin II with crown, pendilia, and cuirass. Victory figure who crowns him in right hand, shield with horseman device on left shoulder.

[             ] - PPVC

Symbol

Cross in right field.

Reverse

with below, |N|N|O in left field, and I in right field. Above obscure.

Accession number BZC.1974.5.10
Ruler Justin II
Date of Reign 565–578
Metal Copper
Denomination Half Follis
Mint Antioch
Date 565/566
Diameter 27.0 mm
Weight 8.42 g
Relation of Dies 11:00
Shape Flat

Commentary

MIBEC 102, no. 58a (citing this coin as DO [n.a.]).

Acquisition History

From Henry Weller, 19 April 1974