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Numismatics
Ruler: Maurice Tiberius, Byzantine Emperor, A.D. 539–602, ruled 582–602
Mint: Nicomedia
Artist: Unknown

Follis (40-nummi) of Maurice Tiberius from Nicomedia

594–95

Copper

12.12 g, 6:00, 27.8 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Reverend Oliver Crane, B.A. 1845
2001.87.19474
Geography: 
Made in Nicomedia, Bithynia
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
Byzantine
Period: 
6th century A.D.
Classification: 
Numismatics
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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