Maurice Tiberius; AE Follis, Kyzikos
Description: Maurice Tiberius (582 - 602 AD). AE Follis, Kyzikos mint, year 12. D N mAVRIC TIbERI P P; helmeted and cuirassed bust facing, holding globe cruciger and shield / Large M, ANNO left, XII right, cross above, A (officina letter) below, KYZ in ex.
Diameter: AE29 mm
Weight: 11,68 g
Attribution: SB 518
Commentary: brown patina
History: Maurice helped the deposed Khusro II to regain the throne, and married his daughter to the Sassanid ruler.
Article Number: 050-02-02-41652