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Follis of 40 Nummia of Anastasius I, 491-518, 491/518 AD

  • Byzantine, Roman
  • Mint of Constantinople
  • Diam. 1 5/16" (3.4 cm.) max.

Founders Society Purchase with funds from Dr. and Mrs. Irving F. Burton

62.162

Obv: DN ANAST (A S)IVS PP AV(G). Rev: M; on right a star, on left a cross, above a cross, below E. In exergue CON.

Wroth. B.M. Byz. vol. I, p. 4 #28, cf. pl. I, 9;

Byzantine, Roman; Mint of Constantinople, Follis of 40 Nummia of Anastasius I, 491-518, 491/518 AD. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase with funds from Dr. and Mrs. Irving F. Burton, 62.162.