In pictures: Old Byzantine coins displayed at the Kuwait National Museum

A collection of old Byzantine coins, owned by renowned Kuwaiti coin collector Raed al-Ashi, was on display at the Kuwait national museum
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A general view shows a collections of old Byzantine coins, owned by renowned Kuwaiti coin collector Raed al-Ashi, displayed at the Kuwait national museum during an exhibition of historical collectibles, in Kuwait City on August 18, 2016. (Yasser Al-Zayyat/AFP/Getty Images)
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A general view shows a collections of old Byzantine coins, owned by renowned Kuwaiti coin collector Raed al-Ashi, displayed at the Kuwait national museum during an exhibition of historical collectibles, in Kuwait City on August 18, 2016. (Yasser Al-Zayyat/AFP/Getty Images)
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A general view shows a collections of old Byzantine coins, owned by renowned Kuwaiti coin collector Raed al-Ashi, displayed at the Kuwait national museum during an exhibition of historical collectibles, in Kuwait City on August 18, 2016. (Yasser Al-Zayyat/AFP/Getty Images)
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A general view shows an old Indian Rupee (L) and Iranian Dirham, owned by renowned Kuwaiti coin collector Raed al-Ashi, displayed at the Kuwait national museum during an exhibition of historical collectibles, in Kuwait City on August 18, 2016. (Yasser Al-Zayyat/AFP/Getty Images)
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A general view shows a collections of old Byzantine coins, owned by renowned Kuwaiti coin collector Raed al-Ashi, displayed at the Kuwait national museum during an exhibition of historical collectibles, in Kuwait City on August 18, 2016. (Yasser Al-Zayyat/AFP/Getty Images)