1 Tremissis - Sigismund / In the name of Justin I, 518-527 Lugdunum/Lyon

Features

Country Burgundian Kingdom
King Sigismund (516-524)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 518-524
Value 1 Tremissis (1)
Currency Tremissis (473-532)
Composition Gold
Weight 1.48 g
Diameter 13 mm
Shape Round
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 151640
Numista (https://numista.com)
References MEC# p. 76,
Philip Grierson, Mark Blackburn; 2007. Medieval European Coinage / Volume 1. The Early Middle Ages (5th-10th Centuries). Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, United Kingdom.
And 19 more volumes.
Belfort# 5199
Auguste de Belfort; 1892. Description générale des monnaies mérovingiennes / Tome 1. Aballo - Cvsteciacvm. Societé Française de Numismatique, Paris, France.
And 4 more volumes.

Obverse

Pearl-diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust facing right and surrounded by legend.

Lettering: D N IVSTINVS PP AVC

Translation:
Dominus Noster Justin Perpetuus Augustus
Our Lord, Justin, perpetual August

Reverse

Winged Victory walking right while holding wreath with dot behind and star in front, all surrounded by legend.

Lettering:
S VICTORIA ANCCC
CONOB

Translation:
Victoria Augustus / Constantinople
Victory of the August / Constantinople

Edge

Smooth.

Comments

The S at the beginning of the reverse legend is Sigismund's signature.

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
ND (518-524) 

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