565 AD -578 AD

Iustinus II   
Cyzicus   Imperium Byzantinum
Ιουστίνος Β'  
Κύζικος   Βυζαντινή Αυτοκρατορία

Follis / Φόλλις AE 28
SHH 817

817 Byzantium Justin II Cyzicus Follis AE



12.18 g   27-28 mm   2:00 o'clock   VF
DN I[VSTI / N]VS P P S AV S around Justin on left and Sophia on right,
seated facing on double throne, both nimbate; he holds globe cruciger,
she holds cruciform sceptre; cross between their heads.
Large M between A // N // N // O and regnal year GII; above, cross;
beneath officina letter A; KYZ in exergue.
Mint of Cyzicus.
BMC 172 variant; Dumbarton Oaks I 121a; Κάντας Αθήναι 4.65 variant (Officina B);
Sear Byzantine 372; Thomsen 269 variant