Feb 15, 2005
Feb 15, 2005

Half Tremissis of Justinian I

Half Tremissis of Justinian I


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Diameter: 1.5 cm (9/16 in.)

Weight: 0.9 g (0.03 oz.)

Gift of Dr. Thomas S. and Marion Korllos 2004.149

Did you know?

Tremissis means "a third of a unit," referring to this coin's value in ancient Greece.


This solidus was issued during the reign of Emperor Justin II, successor of Justinian the Great.

See also
MED - Byzantine
Medieval Art
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