Tremissis of Maurice
Early Byzantine Period
Diameter: 16 mm. Weight: 1.52 gm. Die Axis: 5
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Diademed bust of Maurice to right wearing cuirass and paludamentum.
Reverse: Victory facing front, looking left. In right hand, wreath. In left hand globus cruciger. Star in field at right.
VICTORIAAVCVSTORVN in exergue: CONOB
By 1935: Private Collection, U.S.; anonymous gift to MFA, April 4, 1935
Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)