Justinian I; 8 Nummi
Description: Justinian I (527 - 565 AD). 8 Nummi. Diademed, draped and cuirassed bust right / Large H, A to left, P to right, pellet above H.
Diameter: AE17 mm
Weight: 2,46 g
Attribution: MIB 173b; SB 190
Commentary: scarce, brown patina, slightly off-center
History: Justinian closed the Neoplatonic Academy in Athens - probably the last institution in the empire teaching pagan, classical knowledge.
Article Number: 032-08-06-41652