Co 351 (Late Roman bronze coin of Justinian I) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
AdelsonKustas1964, p. 196, nos. 384-387, pl. XXX (type Z 3)
Comparanda
BMCVandals, Small Bronze Coins 139, p. 33, pl. IV:18
Preservation comment
Wear: aVG. Nicked edges; slightly to moderately pitted and sparsely gouged on both faces. Small, scattered spots of white bronze disease.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 63, no. 990 (R. Hohlfelder identified as “Anastasius I-Justinian I, Uncertain, Nummus“)
Axis (1-12
6
Has denomination
nummus
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
8.0
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
0.44
Obverse Description
Diademed and draped bust of emperor to right
Reverse Inscription
Monogram of emperor; within beaded border
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 351 (Late Roman bronze coin of Justinian I).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co0351>