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Object Number: 31-50-376
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Byzantine
Provenience: Israel
Beth Shean
Archaeology Area: CN 270, monastery, Room P
Maker: Justinian I
Locus: C.N. 270, monastery, Room P
Period: Justinian I
Date Made: 527-585 AD
Early Date: 527
Late Date: 585
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Justinian I
Cross
Star
Credit Line:Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1931
Other Number30-10-325B - Field No SF

Description

Obv: Inscription. Diademed, draped bust r. Rev: Large M, surmounted by a cross and flanked by a star on l., and cross on r. Exergual letters obliterated. Follis.


Bibliography:

[Book] Fitzgerald, Gerald M. 1939. A Sixth Century Monastery at Beth-Shan. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 12, #21View Objects cited in this Publication

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