Artist Byzantine, Roman
Mint Mint of Constantinople
  • Solidus of Justinian I, 527-565 AD
Date between 538 and 565 CE
Dimensions Overall: 13/16 inches (2.1 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Donald W. Howe
Accession Number 47.150
Department Greco-Roman and Ancient European
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, obverse: DNIVSTINI ANVS PP AVI.
Inscribed, reverse, In exergue: CONOB.
Donald W. Howe;
1947-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Wroth. B.M. Byzz. vol. I. p. 27 #18; also pl. IV #11.