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Numismatics
Ruler: Constantine VII, Emperor of Byzantium, A.D. 905–959, ruled A.D. 913–59
Mint: Constantinople
Artist: Unknown

Follis (Nummi) of Constantine VII, Emperor of Byzantium from Constantinople

A.D. 945–50

Copper

2.63 g, 6:00, 22.5 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Jonathan P. Rosen, J.D. 1970
2001.87.3860
Geography: 
Made in Constantinople
Culture: 
Byzantine
Period: 
10th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Ariadne Galleries, New York, from about 1980 to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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