Co 337 (Late Roman bronze coin of Justinian I from Carthage) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Comment
Large casting pit obscures middle of reverse.
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
DOC I, Justinian 309, p. 170, pl. XLIV
Comparanda
MIB I, Justinianus I 193, p. 126, pl. 31
Comparanda
BMCVandals, Small Bronze Coinage 144, p. 34, pl. IV:21
Axis (1-12
6
Has denomination
nummus
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
8.0
Numismatic Mint
Carthage
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
0.42
Obverse Inscription
Diademed and draped bust to right (schematic)
Obverse Inscription
Uncertain inscription with large and uneven letters
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 337 (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/co0337>