Co 240 (Late Roman bronze coin of Justinian I from Carthage) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
DOC I, Justinian 309, p. 170
Comparanda
BMCVandals, Small Bronze Coins 141-148, p. 34, pl. IV:21
Comparanda
MIB1, Justinianus 1 193, p. 139, pl. 31
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 57, no. 759 (R. Hohlfelder identified as “Uncertain, Late Roman/Early Byzantine”)
Has denomination
nummus
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
9.0
Numismatic Mint
Carthage
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
1.07
Obverse Description
Diademed and draped bust of emperor to right
Obverse Inscription
IVST[
Reverse Inscription
Large Α (bent bar and serifs); within beaded border (traces)
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 240 (Late Roman bronze coin of Justinian I from Carthage).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co0240>