Co 286 (Late Roman dekanummion of Justinian I from Constantinople) [permalink] [show fewer links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
DOC I, Justinian 91.2, p. 101
Axis (1-12
6
Has denomination
Dekanummion
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
17.0
Numismatic Mint
Constantinople
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
2.73
Obverse Description
Diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust of emperor to right
Obverse Inscription
D N IVSTI-NIANVS
Reverse Description
Large I; above, cross
Reverse Inscription
Large I; above, cross; to left and right, A|N|N – X|X|X|III; in exergue, CON
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Christian Cross (Visual Motif)
Photograph
Photograph