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Numismatics
Ruler: Justin I, Emperor of Byzantium, A.D. 450–527, ruled 518–27
Mint: Constantinople
Artist: Unknown

Follis (40-nummi) of Justin I

518–27

Copper

15.33 g, 1:00, 30 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Francis Amasa Walker, M.A. (Hon.) 1873, LL.D. 1881
2001.87.10776
Geography: 
Made in Constantinople
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
Byzantine
Period: 
6th century A.D.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Francis Amasa Walker, to about 1960; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., from about 1960 to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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