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Tremissis of uncertain king in the name of Justin I

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Obverse: Pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust right; cross on drapery DNIVSTI · [..]IISAVIIV (first S retrograde) Reverse: Victory advancing right, holding palm and wreath, dot in wreath; C[…]B in exergue VICTORIA A C VSTAVA.T. Pierced.

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. 507–580

Mint

Narbonne (?)

Accession Number

13.1369

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins