Numismatics
Ruler: Witigis, 536 - 540
Mint: Board of Revenue
Artist: Unknown
Honorand: Justinian I, Emperor of Byzantium, ca. 482–565, ruled 527–65

Silver half siliqua of Witigis

536–40

Silver

3.67 g, 8:00, 13.50 mm
Gift of James H. Schwartz
2005.6.376
Culture: 
Ostrogothic, Italian
Period: 
6th century A.D.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

James H. Schwartz, New York, to 2005; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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