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A BRONZE FOLLIS OF MAURICE TIBERIUS

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A BRONZE FOLLIS OF MAURICE TIBERIUS
Reign of Maurice Tiberius (582-602 A.D.)

Minted in Antioch as Theopolis; Year 8 (589-590 A.D.)

Obverse: Bust of Maurice Tiberius frontal facing wearing consular robes and crown surmounted by trefoil device. Holding mappa in his right hand, a sceptre surmounted by an eagle in his left. DM TIV CONSTAN PP AVI.

Reverse: Large m in center, cross above, ANNo to left, regional year to right, THEUPí in exergue.

In very fine condition. Natural patina present. Found in Jerusalem.

Diameter: 30 mm

Shipping and Certificate of Authenticity included in price.

Export Approval from Israel Antiquities Authority.



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