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Tremissis of Maurice

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Obverse: Diademed bustof Maurice to right wearing cuirass and paludamentum. DNMAVRC TIB PPAVC Reverse: Victory facing front, looking left. In right hand, wreath. In left hand globus cruciger. Star in field at right. VICTORIAAVCVSTORVN in exergue: CONOB

Provenance

By 1935: Private Collection, U.S.; anonymous gift to MFA, April 4, 1935

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)

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

Mint

Ravenna

Accession Number

35.348

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins