Numismatics
Ruler: Phocas, Byzantine Emperor A.D. 602-610, 602 - 610
Mint: Carthage
Artist: Unknown

Decanummium (10-nummi) of Phocas from Carthage

A.D. 602–10

Copper

7.25 g, 3:00, 19.1 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001
2001.87.20197
Culture: 
Byzantine
Period: 
7th century A.D.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Carthage, Zeugitana
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Reverend Henry Knowles Wingate, to about 1950; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., from about 1950 to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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