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Tremissis of Maurice

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Obverse: Bust of Maurice to right, wearing diadem, cuirass and paludamentum. DNMAVRC TIBPPAVC Reverse: Victory facing front, looking left. In right hand, wreath; in left, globus cruciger. In field right, star. VICTORIAAVCVSORVN In exergue: CONOB

Provenance

By date unknown: Henry H. Fay Collection; 1913: Gift of Henry H. Fay to MFA, May 1, 1913

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Fay

Byzantine, Early Byzantine Period, A.D. 583–602

Mint

Ravenna

Accession Number

13.1358

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins