Co 499 (Late Roman bronze coin of Justinian I from Carthage) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
DOC I, Justinian 309, p. 170, pl. XLIV (mint of Carthage)
Comparanda
MIB I, Justinianus I 193, p. 126, pl. 31
Comparanda
BMCVandals, Small Bronze Coinage 144, p. 34, pl. IV:21
Axis (1-12
12
Has denomination
nummus
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
9.0
Numismatic Mint
Carthage
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
0.38
Obverse Description
Diademed and draped bust to right (schematic); all within beaded border
Obverse Inscription
Uncertain inscription with large and uneven letters
Reverse Inscription
Large A (bent bar and serifs) within beaded border
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 499 (Late Roman bronze coin of Justinian I 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/co0499>