Tremissis of uncertain king in the name of Justin I

Byzantine
Early Byzantine Period
A.D. 507–580


Mint: Kingdom of the Visigoths, Narbonne (?)

Dimensions

Diameter: 14 mm. Weight: 1.42 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

13.1369

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust right; cross on drapery
DNIVSTI · [..]IISAVIIV (first S retrograde)
Reverse: Victory advancing right, holding palm and wreath, dot in wreath; C[…]B in exergue
VICTORIA A C VSTAVA.T.

Pierced.

Provenance

By date unknown: Henry H. Fay Collection; 1913: Gift of Henry H. Fay to MFA, May 1, 1913

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Fay