Numismatics
Ruler: Justin II, Emperor of Byzantium, A.D. 520–578, ruled 565–78
Mint: Alexandria
Artist: Unknown

2-nummi of Justin II from Alexandria

A.D. 565–78

Copper

7.42 g, 6:00, 16.0 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Jonathan P. Rosen, J.D. 1970
2001.87.14664
Culture: 
Byzantine
Period: 
6th century A.D.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Alexandria, Egypt
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

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

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