Byzantine Coins

After the move of the Roman capital by Constantine the Great to Constantinople in 395 AD, the Byzantine Empire or Eastern Roman Empire begins its infancy. More Generally dated from 498 AD to 1453 AD the Byzantine Empire ran through the spread of Christianity. The first use of Christ and various Christian devices can be found on coins of the era. Coins from this era are popular for numismatists and biblical enthusiats alike.

Byzantine Coin Denominations


Follis - 1/420 Solidi

Half Follis - 1/840 Solidi

Decanummium - 1/1680 Solidi

Pentanummium - 1/3360 Solidi

Nummus - 1/16,800 Solidi