SPECIAL ADVISORY: To safeguard against the spread of COVID-19, the Yale University Art Gallery will remain closed until further notice. Learn More

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

Half-follis (40-nummi) of Maurice Tiberius from Antioch

582–83

Copper

5.43 g, 12:00, 28.6 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Reverend Oliver Crane, B.A. 1845
2001.87.19923
Geography: 
Made in Antioch, Syria
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.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.