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E-auction 205-133173 - JUSTINIAN I Follis

JUSTINIAN I Follis XF
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Estimate : 115 €
Price : 41 €
Maximum bid : 45 €
End of the sale : 20 March 2017 14:57:30
bidders : 6 bidders
Type : Follis
Date: 527-532
Mint name / Town : Constantinople
Metal : copper
Diameter : 30 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 17,98 g.
Rarity : R1
Officine: 5e
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire sur un petit flan épais, bien centré des deux côtés avec les grènetis visibles. Portrait de Justinien Ier mal venu à la frappe. Joli revers. Patine vert foncé
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse legend : D N IVSTINI-ANVS PP AVC.
Obverse description : Buste diadémé, drapé et cuirassé de Justinien Ier à droite, vu de trois quarts en avant (A'a) ; diadème perlé.
Obverse translation : “Dominus Noster Iustinianus Perpetuus Augustus”, (Notre seigneur Justinien perpétuel auguste).

Reverse


Reverse legend : E// CON À L'EXERGUE.
Reverse description : M accostée d’une étoile à six rais à gauche et d’une croix grecque à droite, surmontée d’une croisette.

Commentary


Exemplaire avec une croix grecque de chaque côté.

Historical background


Justinian I.

(1/08/527-14/11/565)

Justinian succeeded his uncle Justin in 527 co-regency from April 4 to August 1 527. He reigned with the Empress Theodora. The construction of Hagia Sophia was completed during his reign marks the peak of the Byzantine conquests. Carthage and Africa and part of Numidia were reconquered from the Vandals with the general Belisarius. After a century of domination vandal, the Roman reigned again on the Mediterranean. Belisarius then attacked the Ostrogoths and took Rome on December 9 536. Theodora died in 545. Justinian still reigned twenty years. Childless, his nephew Justin II, who succeeded him.

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