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One of two Byzantine coins found in England: CM.654-2010

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One of two Byzantine coins found in England


Mint: Thessalonica
Ruler: Justin II (565-78)




Justin II (565-78), half-follis, Thessalonica, year 4 (568/9) (DOC 64; MIB 68a), 4.80g. Bt eBay (Clifford Tait) 11 Sept. 2010; found near St Helen’s Church, Cliffe, Rochester, Kent, 2010.


History note: Under Review

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2010-07-12) by Blackburn, Mark, Dr


568 - 569

Components of the work

Object Weight 4.8 g

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.654-2010
Primary reference Number: 246012
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Created: Friday 4 September 2020 Updated: Wednesday 31 March 2021 Last processed: Thursday 1 April 2021

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

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