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Denarius with bust of Procopius

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Obverse: Bust of Procopius, bearded, to right, diademed, draped and wearing cuirass. DNPROCO PIVSPFAVG Reverse: VOT V in laurel-wreath. In exergue:

Credit Line

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

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 365

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 2.08 gm.

Accession Number

35.304

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins