Co 275 (Late Roman-Early Byzantine half-follis of Justin II from Thessalonica) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
DOC I, Justin II 84, p. 225
Axis (1-12
6
Has denomination
half-foliis
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
21.0
Numismatic Mint
Thessalonica
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
6.27
Obverse Description
Nimbate, full-length figures of Justin and Sophia enthroned facing
Obverse Inscription
[D N IVSTI-N]VS PP A[V]
Reverse Inscription
Large Κ; above, [Φ+]Ϲ; to left and right, [AN]NO – XI[I]; in exergue, TⲈS
Belongs to Historical Period
Early Byzantine (Historical Period)
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 275 (Late Roman-Early Byzantine half-follis of Justin II from Thessalonica).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co0275>