Half siliqua of Justinian I
Early Byzantine Period
Mint: ., Carthage
Diameter: 14 mm. Weight: 1.08 gm. Die Axis: 7
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: bust right, with diadem, cuirass and paludamentum.
Reverse: Chi-Rho in a linear circle surrounded by a wreath.
A to right of cross, [Greek letter?] to left.
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