Co 364 (Late Roman Vandalic Coin 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 32-36, p. 21, pl. II:11-13
Comparanda
MECI 19–20, pp. 418-419, pl. 1 (Class 2 bronze)
Comparanda
MIBI Vandalen 16, p. 141, pl. 42
Preservation comment
Wear: G/F. Large marginal chip at obverse axis 3; extensive, moderate pitting to gouging; wide, rough patches of white corrosion on both faces.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 72, no. 1110 (R. Hohlfelder identified as “Uncertain, Sixth Century, Nummus“)
Axis (1-12
12
Has denomination
nummus
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
9.0
Numismatic Mint
Carthage
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
0.58
Obverse Description
Diademed and draped bust of emperor to right (schematic)
Obverse Inscription
D N [ ]
Reverse Description
Victory standing to left, extending right hand with [wreath] (schematic)
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Nike/Victoria (Visual Motif)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 364 (Late Roman Vandalic Coin 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/co0364>