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Uncertain Ruler, Lead, Token, Uncertain Mint, circa 575-circa 600

 
 

Obverse

within circular inscription.

[ΔΙ] ΟC[EΩC]

Reverse

I between crosses.

Obverse

within circular inscription.

[ΔΙ] ΟC[EΩC]

Reverse

I between crosses.

Accession number BZC.2006.3
Ruler Uncertain Ruler
Metal Lead
Denomination Token
Mint Uncertain Mint
Date circa 575circa 600
Diameter 13.0 mm
Weight 2.3 g
Relation of Dies 6:00
Shape Flat

Commentary

This distribution token is from the late sixth century and dates to the time of Maurice. See C. Morrisson, “Monnaies en plomb byzantines de la fin du VIe et du début du VIIe siècle.”

Acquisition History

From A. H. Baldwin’s Selection, 28 February 2006