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20 nummi: CM.6687-2007

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Ruler: Justinian I (527-565)
Mint: Nicomedia
State: Roman Empire
Mint: Izmit

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Notes

History note: Ex Ritchie W. Post, from the F. Martin Post Collection, bt. T. Cederlind, Portland OR, x.1994, for $35.00

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 26.17 mm
Image(width): 26.79 mm

Place(s) associated

  • Izmit

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2007-11-19) by The Post Family Trust

Dating

527 - 537

Note

Mint mark NI, officina B

Components of the work

Object composed of copper Die Axis 225 degrees Weight 7.62 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Diademed cuirassed bust of Justinian right with paludamentum

  • Text: DN IVSTINIANVS PP AVC
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: K central with cross dividing mint-mark at left, officina letter at right

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.6687-2007
Primary reference Number: 166250
MIBE: 135.109
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 15 July 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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