Co 511 (Late Roman/Early Byzantine follis of Justin II from Nicomedia) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
DOC1 Justin II 101, p. 231
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 69, no. 1064 (R. Hohlfelder)
Has denomination
Follis
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
29.0
Numismatic Mint
Nicomedia
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
13.63
Obverse Description
Full-length nimbate figures of Justin II and Sophia enthroned facing
Obverse Inscription
D N IVSTI-NVS PP AVG
Reverse Inscription
Large Μ; above, cross; to left and right, A|N|N|O - X|I (= regnal year 11); below, B; in exergue, ΝΙΚΟ
Belongs to Historical Period
Early Byzantine (Historical Period)
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 511 (Late Roman/Early Byzantine follis of Justin II from Nicomedia).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co0511>