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E-auction 520-434933 - bby_800777 - JUSTIN I Dodecanummium

JUSTIN I Dodecanummium VF
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Estimate : 35 €
Price : 24 €
Maximum bid : 26 €
End of the sale : 03 April 2023 15:41:20
bidders : 5 bidders
Type : Dodecanummium
Date: 578-582
Mint name / Town : Alexandria
Metal : copper
Diameter : 17 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 6,50 g.
Rarity : R1
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire sur un flan décentré au droit, à l’usure très importantes, identifiable
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse legend : D N IVSTI-NVS PP AV.
Obverse description : Buste diadémé, drapé et cuirassé de Justin Ier à droite, vu de trois quarts en avant (A’a); diadème perlé.
Obverse translation : “Dominus Noster Constantinus”, (Notre seigneur Constantin).

Reverse


Reverse legend : I - B.
Reverse description : Croisette entre deux lettres grecques.
Reverse legend : ALEX.
Reverse translation : (12/ Alexandrie).

Commentary


Diadème à peine visible. Ce type semble en fait plus rare que ne le laissent supposer les ouvrages généraux.

Historical background


JUSTIN I

(10/07/5/518-1/08/527)

Justin I, illiterate of Macedonian origin, was a brilliant military leader under the reigns of Zeno and Anastasius. At the time of his accession, he was commander-in-chief of the "excubitores" (guards) of Constantinople. He succeeded Anastasius and associated his nephew Justinian with power, who became co-emperor on April 4, 527. Justin died on the following August 1.

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