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Coin: æ 10 nummia (decanummium)

Museum number:
8-4842
Permalink:
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Accession number:
Acc.184
Object count:
1
Description:
Coin; AE; Decaummia, Byzantine. 3.36 grams, 15 mm. Justinian, 559 AD. Istanbul, Turkey. Obverse: ]TINIANVS PPP, Bust r. Reverse: to left, ANNO; in field, pillar with mounted cross; to right, XXX vertical; in exergue, CON.
Donor:
Alfred Emerson
Collection place:
Constantinople (ancient city)
Production place:
Constantinople (ancient city)
Culture or time period:
Byzantine (395-1453 AD) and Justinian Dynasty (518–602 AD)
Collector:
Alfred Emerson
Materials:
Bronze (metal)
Person depicted:
Justinian I (Emperor of the East)
Inscription:
TINIANVS P P P, CON, and X/X/X/III
Object type:
archaeology
Function:
7.5 Issued Currency and Associated Containers
Production date:
559 AD
Accession date:
1905
Department:
Classical Mediterranean
Dimensions:
weight 3.36 grams and linear 15 millimeters
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