Numismatics
Ruler: Theophilus I, emperor of Byzantium, A.D. 829-832
Mint: Naples
Artist: Unknown

Solidus of Theophilus from Naples

829–31

Gold

4.27 g, 6:00, 22.5 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001
2001.87.14665
Culture: 
Byzantine
Period: 
9th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Naples
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

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

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