Co 204 (Early Byzantine follis of Constans II from Constantinople) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
DOC II.2, Constans II 77b, p. 453, pl. XXVII (Class 7)
Description
Flan clipped on two sides.
Label or tag text
N. Section, far N.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 69, no. 1066 (R. Hohlfelder identified as “Justin II, Uncertain, Follis (frag.)”)
Axis (1-12
6
Has denomination
Follis
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
22.0
Numismatic Mint
Constantinople
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
3.5
Obverse Description
Constans standing, facing, holds scepter and globus cruciger
Obverse Inscription
[ⲈΝ ΤΟΥΤⲰ] – Ν[ΙΚΑ]
Reverse Inscription
large Μ; above, small κ; below, Β; to left and right, A|N|N|O-X|[]; traces to right; in exergue, CO[N]
Belongs to Historical Period
Early Byzantine (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 204 (Early Byzantine follis of Constans II from Constantinople).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co0204>