my possible coins from the 16th century

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  1. khartma93

    khartma93 New Member

    im not sure if they from that era or not so im looking for help. any help i would love. thanks and have a nice day.

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  3. NOS

    NOS Former Coin Hoarder

    I like the video but everyone is going to be telling you they want to see stationary pictures of the front and back of all of the coins. Please do your best to take well lit and clear (non-blurry) photos.
  4. khartma93

    khartma93 New Member

    OK, i will work on that this weekend
  5. chrsmat71

    chrsmat71 I LIKE TURTLES!

    The coin you show at 3:59 is a Byzantine pentanummium, that is a big E for 5. That is the reverse. The obverse shows the bust of the emperor, probably Justinian I. Here is a coin I own that is pretty similar to yours.


    JUSTINIAN I, 527-565, Pentanummium, Theoupolis (Antioch)

    Obv: D N IVSTINIANVS P P AVG. DIademed, draped and cuirassed bust right. Rev: Large E with central cross; star to right. Sear 244. 16 mm 2.4 g

    Pretty cool hu? A 6th century coin!

    I think I saw a Roman city commemorative there at 4:35. Here is a thread in the ancients section that shows some, you can see a few like your in there.
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