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

Pentanummium (5-nummi) of Anastasius

508–18

Copper

1.35 g, 1:00, 14.5 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Professor Fisk Parsons Brewer, B.A. 1852
2001.87.10727
Geography: 
Made in Constantinople
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
Byzantine
Period: 
6th century A.D.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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