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Numismatics
Ruler: Maurice Tiberius, Byzantine Emperor, A.D. 539–602, ruled 582–602
Mint: Antioch
Artist: Unknown

Follis (40 Nummi) of Maurice Tiberius, Byzantine Emperor from Antioch

592/593

Copper

10.61 g, 6:00, 27.5 mm
The Ernest Collection in memory of Israel Myers
2007.182.464
Geography: 
Made in Antioch, Syria
Culture: 
Byzantine
Period: 
6th century A.D.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Witter, San Francisco, to about 2007; Anonymous, San Francisco, to 2007; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions, July 1, 2007–June 30, 2008,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2008): 192.

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