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Justinian I, Copper, Nummus, Ravenna, 540-565

 
 

Obverse

Bust of Justinian I facing right with diadem, cuirass, and paludamentum.

[ ]-TINI

Reverse

Monogram of Justinian I with S above and O below.

Obverse

Bust of Justinian I facing right with diadem, cuirass, and paludamentum.

[ ]-TINI

Reverse

Monogram of Justinian I with S above and O below.

Accession number BZC.2009.003
Ruler Justinian I
Date of Reign 527–565
Metal Copper
Denomination Nummus
Mint Ravenna
Date 540565
Diameter 9.0 mm
Weight 0.99 g
Relation of Dies 12:00
Shape Flat

Commentary

The obverse is badly struck.

MIBE 167, no. 240.

Acquisition History

Stack’s Auction, New York City, 12 January 2009, lot 3087, from Franz Füeg Collection