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

Pentanummium (5-nummi) of Justin I

518–27

Copper

2.65 g, 7:00, 14 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Reverend Andrew Tully Pratt, B.A. 1847, M.D. 1852
2001.87.11998
Culture: 
Byzantine
Period: 
6th century A.D.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Antioch
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Reverend Anderw Tully Pratt, to 1872; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1872–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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