Co 303 (Late Roman bronze coin of Anastasius I from Constantinople) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
DOC I, Anastasius 15.5, p. 12, pl. II
Comparanda
LRBC II, 2288, p. 91 (monogram 1)
Preservation comment
Wear: VG/G. Slightly chipped edge; extensive, slight to moderate pitting and rare scratching.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 72, no. 1120 (R. Hohlfelder identified as “Indeterminate Monogram, Sixth Century, Nummus”)
Axis (1-12
9
Has denomination
nummus
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
7.0
Numismatic Mint
Constantinople
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
0.44
Obverse Description
Pearl-diademed and draped bust of emperor to right
Obverse Inscription
D N ANA[STA-SIUS P P AVG]
Reverse Description
Monogram of Anastasius within wreath
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 303 (Late Roman bronze coin of Anastasius I from Constantinople).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co0303>