Co 458 (Late Roman-Early Byzantine follis of Justin II from Constantinople) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
DOC I, Justin II 42b, p. 213
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 69, no. 1065, pl. IV (R. Hohlfelder)
Axis (1-12
6
Has denomination
Follis
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
29.0
Numismatic Mint
Constantinople
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
12.97
Obverse Description
Facing figures of emperor and empress enthroned, Justin holding globus cruciger in right hand, Sophia holding scepter cruciger in left hand
Obverse Inscription
[D N IVS]T[I]–NVS PP AVC
Reverse Inscription
Large M; above, cross; to left and right, [A]|N|N|O – X|II; below, Β; in exergue, [C]ON
Belongs to Historical Period
Early Byzantine (Historical Period)
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 458 (Late Roman-Early Byzantine follis of Justin II 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/co0458>