Discussion in 'Ancient Coins' started by paschka, Aug 10, 2018 at 1:27 PM.
es this a rare coin? I have not found this year, and this is the 6th year and Nicomedia
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Can you share how you are seeing this as 6th year?
20 nummi piece, or half follis of Justin II...not sure about the rarity
his is 8 years. I made a mistake
That's what I was thinking. I see the kind of worn "G/U/Y" top/right (6 years) and then the "II" below that (+2 years).
Similar to this one: https://www.vcoins.com/en/stores/sp..._both_nimbate_rev_large_k/933368/Default.aspx
Or this one: https://www.ebay.com/itm/JUSTIN-II-...a-Ancient-Byzantine-Coin-i57262-/351822221411
I wouldn't think it is terribly rare at all. Maybe specifically desirable to someone collecting all years/mints of the Justin II & Sophia Half Follis types.
Here's my ex rough J2+S 1/2 Follis RY3 from Constantinople mint:
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