Byzantine, Justin II and Sophia, AD 565 - 578. Bronze follis.

Ancient Coins - Byzantine, Justin II and Sophia, AD 565 - 578. Bronze follis.
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Justin II and Sophia, AD 565 to 578.

Denomination : Bronze follis. Mint : Theopolis (Antioch), 3rd officina.

Date : year-8, AD 572/3

Size : 29.9 x 33.4 mm.  Weight : 14.36 grams. 

Reference : Sear-379.

Grade :  gF/F

Obverse : Seated figures of Justin and Sophia with a globus crusiger between them, with an inscription naming them around (the inscription is fragmentary as usual on these).

Reverse : A large denomination mark M  with a cross above, the date mark ANNO to the left and the Byzantine mark for 5 and III (totally year-8) to the right, with the mint mark for Theopolis in Greek below, with the officina mark G between the legs of the M (Antioch 3rd officina).

Price SKU: vcoin1197
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Rates for: 01/16/18

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