40 nummi (follis) of Justin I
Early Byzantine Period
Mint: Constantinople ?
Diameter: 28 mm. Weight: 12.72 gm. Die Axis: 6
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: draped, diademed, and cuirassed bust of Justin I to right.
Reverse: M to left: star to right: cross above: cross
below: gamma in exergue [CON]?
By date unknown: Edward Jackson Holmes (1873-1950) Collection; 1932-1941 and 1949-1965: lent by Mr. and Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes to MFA; 1965: bequest of Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes to MFA, March 10, 1965
Bequest of Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes