Co 411 (Middle Byzantine follis, Anonymous Class A2) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Axis (1-12
6
Has denomination
Follis
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
32.0
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
14.22
Obverse Description
Half-length figure of bearded Christ facing, surrounded by cruciform nimbus with dotted rays, holding Gospels with jeweled cover
Obverse Inscription
[☩ ⲈΜΜΑ–ΝΟV]ΗΛ; to left and right of figure, IⲤ – X[Ⲥ]
Reverse Inscription
☩ IhS[S] | XPICT[S | ASILⲈ[ | ]A[SI]L[Ⲉ]
Belongs to Historical Period
Middle Byzantine (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Christian Cross (Visual Motif)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Jesus Christ (Visual Motif)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 411 (Middle Byzantine follis, Anonymous Class A2).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co0411>