Numismatics
Ruler: Anastasius I, Byzantine Emperor, A.D. 491–518
Mint: Constantinople
Artist: Unknown

Small follis (40-nummi) of Anastasius

498–508

Copper

11.53 g, 6:00, 25.00 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001
2001.87.8048
Culture: 
Byzantine
Period: 
5th–6th century A.D.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Constantinople
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Excavated by the Yale–British School Excavations at Gerasa, present–day Jordan, 1928–34; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1934–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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