Numismatics
Ruler: Michael II, emperor of Byzantium, A.D. 820-829
Ruler: Theophilus I, emperor of Byzantium, A.D. 829-832
Artist: Unknown

Copper Follis (40-nummi) of Michael II and Theophilus

821–29

Copper

6.96 g, 6:00, 29.5 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Reverend J. P. Brown
2001.87.20131
Culture: 
Byzantine
Period: 
9th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Reverend J. P. Brown, to 1867; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1867–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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