Co 329 (Late Roman bronze coin of Justinian I from Carthage) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
BMCVandals, Small Bronze Coinage 141-148, p. 34, pl. IV:21
Comparanda
DOCI Justinian 309, p. 170
Comparanda
MIB1, Justinianus I 193, p. 139, pl. 31
Published as
Wear: VF. Very slight, sparse pitting and flaking on both faces.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 67, no. 1040, pl. IV (R. Hohlfelder identified as “Justinian, Uncertain, Nummus“)
Axis (1-12
6
Has denomination
nummus
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
9.0
Numismatic Mint
Carthage
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
0.57
Obverse Description
Diademed [and draped] bust of emperor to right (schematic)
Reverse Inscription
Large A (bent bar and serifs); within beaded border
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 329 (Late Roman bronze coin of Justinian I 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/co0329>