Numismatics
Ruler: Justinian I, Emperor of Byzantium, ca. 482–565, ruled 527–65
Mint: Constantinople
Artist: Unknown

Follis (40-nummi) of Justinian I

527–38

Copper

16.56 g, 5:00, 29.5 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Reverend Oliver Crane, B.A. 1845
2001.87.12138
Culture: 
Byzantine
Period: 
6th century A.D.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Constantinople
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Reverend Oliver Crane, to 1874; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1874–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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