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Ruler: Justinian II, Byzantine emperor 685-695 and 705-711
Mint: Constantinople
Artist: Unknown

Solidus of Justinian II, Byzantine Emperor from Constantinople

692–95

Gold

4.43 g, 7:00, 20 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Professor Alfred R. Bellinger
2001.87.119
Geography: 
Made in Constantinople
Culture: 
Byzantine
Period: 
7th century A.D.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Professor Alfred R. Bellinger, New Haven, Conn., by 1978; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., from about 1978 to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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