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10 nummi: CM.6691-2007

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Justin II (565-574) (Ruler)
Struck in the name of Sophia (Ruler)
Carthage (Mint)
Roman Empire (State)

Notes

History note: Ex Ritchie W. Post, from the F. Martin Post Collection, bt. T. Cederlind, Portland OR, viii.1995, for $20.00

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 17.33 mm
Image(width): 17.04 mm

Place(s) associated

  • Carthage

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

572 - 574

Components of the work

Object composed of copper Die Axis 315 degrees Weight 2.99 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Crowned busts of Justin at left and Sophia at right facing, a cross between them, legend around and in exergue

  • Text: DN IVSTINO ET SOFIAE / VITA
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: I central dividing N M

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.6691-2007
Primary reference Number: 166254
MIB: 2.103.80
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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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