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bby_610108 - ANASTASIUS Pentanummium

ANASTASIUS Pentanummium XF
100.00 €(Approx. 119.00$ | 85.00£)
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Type : Pentanummium
Date: c. 517-518
Mint name / Town : Constantinople
Metal : copper
Diameter : 14 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 2,56 g.
Rarity : R2
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire sur un petit flan épais, légèrement échancré à 8 heures au droit. Beau portrait d’Anastase. Revers bien venu à la frappe. Jolie patine vert foncé
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Obverse


Obverse legend : D N ANAS PP AVG.
Obverse description : Buste diadémé, drapé et cuirassé d'Anastase à droite vu de trois quarts en avant (A’a) ; diadème perlé.
Obverse translation : “Dominus Noster Anastasius Perpetuus Augustus”, (Notre seigneur Anastase perpétuel auguste).

Reverse


Reverse description : Grande E lunaire accostée de deux globules dans ses bras.
Reverse legend : B.

Commentary


Poids lourd. C’est l’un des premiers types pour le pentanummium.

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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