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

Pentanummium of Justinian I, Emperor of Byzantium from Antioch

551–60

Copper

2.08 g, 5:00, 15.5 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001
2001.87.14214
Geography: 
Made in Antioch, Syria
Culture: 
Byzantine
Period: 
6th century A.D.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1941–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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