Co 285 (Late Roman half-follis of Justinian I from Thessalonica) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
DOC I, Justinian I 105.1-3, pp. 108–109
Axis (1-12
6
Has denomination
half-foliis
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
25.0
Numismatic Mint
Thessalonica
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
5.34
Obverse Description
Helmeted and cuirassed facing bust holding globus cruciger in right hand
Obverse Inscription
D N IV[ST]–TINIAN[VS]
Reverse Inscription
Large K; above, cross; to left and right, A|N|N|O – XXX|ϥII; below, TES
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 285 (Late Roman half-follis of Justinian I 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/co0285>