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bby_497557 - ANASTASIUS Nummia

ANASTASIUS Nummia XF
100.00 €(Approx. 111.00$ | 86.00£)
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Type : Nummia
Date: c. 491-498
Mint name / Town : Constantinople
Metal : copper
Diameter : 9 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 0,75 g.
Rarity : R2
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire sur un petit flan court au droit, bien identifiable. Joli revers. Patine vert foncé
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Obverse


Obverse legend : LÉGENDE DÉGÉNÉRÉE.
Obverse description : Buste diadémé, drapé et cuirassé d'Anastase à droite vu de trois quarts en avant (A’a) ; diadème perlé.

Reverse


Reverse description : Monogramme d’Anastase.

Commentary


C’est l’un des derniers types de bronze pour l’Empire romain d’Orient avant les monnaies byzantines.

Historical background


ANASTASE

(11/04/491-1/07/518)

After the assassination of Zeno, Anastasius married Ariadne who chose him as emperor. His long reign, 27 years, allowed to restore the imperial power. He died without an heir, but is now regarded as the founder of the Byzantine Empire.

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