He also conducted campaigns across the Danube, the first emperor to do so in over two hundred years. In the west, Maurice established two large semi-autonomous provinces called exarchates, ruled by exarchs, viceroys, of the emperor. In 602, a dissatisfied general Phocas usurped the throne, having Maurice and his six sons executed.This event would prove cataclysmic for the empire, sparking a devastating war with Persia that would leave both empires helpless in the wake of the Muslim invasions. Maurice stands out as one of the last emperors whose empire still bore a strong resemblance to the Roman Empire of previous centuries.
The Roman Empire (purple) during Maurice Tiberius Reign. The coin is well presented in its Baldwin's of St James sealed sleeve. 582AD-602AD EF with lustre Byzantine Empire Maurice Tiberius Gold Solidus wt.
Baldwins of St James grade Extremely Fine. Obv: D N TibE MAVRIC PP AV, crowned and cuir. Bust facing, holding cross on globe and shield. Rev: VICTORIA AVGG (followed by officina letter B), angel stg. Facing holding long staff and globus cruciger, in ex.
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EF King Cnut Silver Penny CGS 60 MS58 -60. The item "582 602 AD EF Maurice Tiberius Roman Byzantine Empire Gold Solidus Sear 477" is in sale since Saturday, June 22, 2019. This item is in the category "Coins\Coins\Ancient\Byzantine". The seller is "goldguineas" and is located in Devon. This item can be shipped worldwide.