Co 360 (Late Roman half-follis of Justinian I from Constantinople) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
DOCI Justinian I 62a, p. 95, pl. XX
Preservation comment
Wear: VF. Deep chip and contiguous marginal crack at reverse axis 8; patches of wide, moderate abrasion and pitting. Faint, incipient light blue bronze disease on obverse.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 66, no. 1022 (R. Hohlfelder)
Axis (1-12
6
Has denomination
half-foliis
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
31.0
Numismatic Mint
Constantinople
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
10.97
Obverse Description
Facin bust of emperor wearing plumed helmet, diadem, cuirass, and shield over left shoulder with horseman device, holding globus cruciger in right hand; to right, cross
Obverse Inscription
D N IVSTINI–ANVS PP AVG
Reverse Inscription
Large Κ; above, cross; to left and right, A|N|N|O - XII; below, Α
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 360 (Late Roman half-follis of Justinian 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/co0360>