Co 126 (Frankish Achaean denier of John of Gravina from Glarentza) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
Metcalf1995, pp. 267-268, pl. 40:1012 (Variety A3)
Preservation comment
Wear: flatstruck VF. Slight nicking around edge.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 79, no. 1236 (R. Hohlfelder)
Axis (1-12
5
Has denomination
denier
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
19.0
Numismatic Mint
Glarentza
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
0.79
Obverse Description
Cross with flaring arms within beaded border
Obverse Inscription
✠ IO S P • ACⲈ
Reverse Description
Schema of Châtel tournois; to left and right, annulets
Reverse Inscription
✠ D’CLARENTIA; below schema, m
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Byzantine (Historical Period)
Material
Billon (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Christian Cross (Visual Motif)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 126 (Frankish Achaean denier of John of Gravina from Glarentza).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co0126>