Artist Byzantine, Roman
Mint Mint of Nicomedia
  • Follis of Justinian I, 527-565
Date 538/539 AD
Medium bronze
Dimensions Diam. 1 11/13" (4.3 cm.)
Credit Line Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Irving F. Burton
Accession Number 63.101
Department Greco-Roman and Ancient European
Not On View
Inscriptions Obv: DNIVSTINI ANVS PP AVG.
Rev: M; on left vertically ANNO, on right XII, above a cross, below A.
In exergue NIKO.
BMC Imperial Byzantine coins vol. I, p. 44, No. 186.

Exhibitions: The Mint and the Message, Kelsey Museum of Archaeology

The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

May-August 1981