565 AD -578 AD

Iustinus II    Cyzicus   Imperium Byzantinum
Ιουστίνος Β'  
Κύζικος   Βυζαντινή Αυτοκρατορία

Follis / Φόλλις AE 30
SHH 4298

4298 Justin II Cyzicus Byzantine Empire Follis AE



14.56 g   29.8-30.8 mm   1:00 o'clock   VF
D N IVSTI / NVS P P AC clockwise around Iustinus on left and Sophia on right,
both seated facing on double throne, both nimbate; he holds globe cruciger,
she holds cruciform sceptre; cross between their heads; border of dots.
Large M between A // N // N // O and regnal year XI (11 = 575/576 AD); above, cross;
beneath officina letter B; KYZ in exergue.
Mint of Cyzicus. Ex Christov Family Collection.
BMC 182/183; Dumbarton Oaks I/1 124; Κάντας Αθήναι 4.62/67 variant; Ratto 883/884;
Sear Byzantine 372