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Numismatics
Ruler: Justinian I, Emperor of Byzantium, ca. 482–565, ruled 527–65
Mint: Cyzicus

Follis (40 Nummi) of Justinian I, Emperor of Byzantium from Cyzicus

527–65

Bronze

19.57 g, 6:00, 40.11 mm
Gift of Murray Gell-Mann, B.S. 1948, Ph.D. (HON.) 1959
2001.87.85089
Geography: 
Made in Cyzicus, Mysia
Culture: 
Arab Byzantine
Period: 
6th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
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