Co 332 (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
BMCIB Anastasius 59, 60, p. 7, pl. II:1
Comparanda
DOCI Anastasius 15, pp. 11-12 (mint of Constantinople, dated 491-498)
Comparanda
MIBI Anastasius 40, p. 101, pl. 3
Preservation comment
Wear: aG/F. Slightly nicked edge with one deep chip at obverse axis 8; extensive, moderate pitting and rare fissuring. Wide, thin patches of white and light blue bronze disease on both faces.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 64, no. 1008, pl. IV (R. Hohlfelder identified as “Justinian, Uncertain, Nummus“)
Axis (1-12
2
Has denomination
nummus
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
10.0
Numismatic Mint
Constantinople
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
0.62
Obverse Description
Diademed [and draped?] bust of emperor to right
Obverse Inscription
[D N ANA]STA-[SIVS] P P [AVG]
Reverse Description
Monogram of emperor within wreath
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 332 (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/co0332>