From: Israel | Beth Shean

Curatorial Section: Near Eastern

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Object Number 31-50-378
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Byzantine
Provenience Israel | Beth Shean
Archaeology Area Cn 270, monastery, Room O, South of drain
Manufacture Location Alexandria
Creator Justinian I
Locus C.N. 270, monastery, Room O, South of drain
Period Justinian I
Date Made 527-565 CE
Section Near Eastern
Materials Bronze
Iconography Justinian I | Cross

Fitzgerald: "Justinian I, 527-65 AD (Alexandria) 14 mm. Portions of DN IVS-TINIANVS PP AVG. Diademed, draped bust right. Rev: Cross flanked by I and B. In exergue (greek inscription)"

Newell: Byzantine

“Alexandria, Justinian I, 527-65 AD, twelve nummia

Obverse: Similar to the preceding. (Portions of D N IVSTINIANVS P P AVG. Diademed, draped bust r. )

Reverse: Similar to the preceding. (Cross flanked by I and B. In the exergue, A E)"

Outside Diameter 1.4 cm
Credit Line Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1931
Other Number 30-10-0322E - Field No SF

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