Co 167 (Early Byzantine bronze follis of Constans II) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
DOCII Constans II 59, pp. 442–443 (Class 1; apparently of the first regnal year since II does not appear in right field)
Preservation comment
Wear: aVF. Frequent small marginal nicks. Incipient pale blue bronze disease.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 65, no. 1163 (R. Hohlfelder)
Axis (1-12
6
Has denomination
Follis
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
20.0
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
3.94
Obverse Description
Half-figure of emperor standing facing, holding scepter in right hand and globus cruciger in left hand
Obverse Inscription
[ⲈΝ ΤΟΥΤΩ ΝΙΚΑ] (traces)
Reverse Inscription
Large M; above, small K; to left and right, A|N|[A]-N|Ⲉ|[OⲤ]
Belongs to Historical Period
Early Byzantine (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Christian Cross (Visual Motif)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 167 (Early Byzantine bronze follis of Constans II).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co0167>