Co 302 (Late Roman bronze coin of Hilderic from Carthage) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
MEC I, 24-25, pp. 418-419, pl. I
Comparanda
MIB I, Vandalen 21, pp. 94, 141, pl. 42
Comparanda
BMCVandals, Vandals: Hilderic 9-10, p. 14, pl. II:17-18
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 68, no. 1060 (R. Hohlfelder identified as Justinian)
Axis (1-12
12
Has denomination
nummus
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
6.5
Numismatic Mint
Carthage
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
0.39
Obverse Description
Diademed and draped head of beardless king to right; all within banded(?) border
Obverse Inscription
H[ILD – REX] (large, uneven letters)
Reverse Description
Compact cross potent within wreath
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 302 (Late Roman bronze coin of Hilderic 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/co0302>