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16 nummi: CM.6688-2007

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

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

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Notes

History note: Ex Ritchie W. Post, from the F. Martin Post Collection, bt. T. Cederlind, Portland OR, viii.1995, for $40.00

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 22.88 mm
Image(width): 23.67 mm

Place(s) associated

  • Thessalonica

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

538 - 552

Note

Mint mark TES, officina mark a cross

Components of the work

Object composed of copper Die Axis 180 degrees Weight 6.53 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: IS between A P, cross above I and mint-mark below

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.6688-2007
Primary reference Number: 166251
MIBE: 153.169a
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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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