Co 379 (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
Comparanda
MIBI Anastasius 40, p. 101, pl. 3
Preservation comment
Wear: G/G+. Edge snapped off obverse lower right with deep marginal crack at obverse axis 9; extensive, slight pitting and nicking across both faces.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 57, no. 771 (R. Hohlfelder identified as “Uncertain, Late Roman/Early Byzantine“)
Axis (1-12
12
Has denomination
nummus
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
8.5
Numismatic Mint
Carthage
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
0.66
Obverse Description
Diademed and draped head of emperor to right
Obverse Inscription
D [N] ANASTA-[SIVS P P A]V[G]
Reverse Description
Bold monogram of emperor; within beaded border (traces)
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 379 (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/co0379>