Co 524 (Late Roman follis of Justinian I from Theupolis-Antioch) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
DOC I, Justinian I 216b, p. 143
Label or tag text
S. section, 0.60 from S. wall, -1.15, opp. 3rd col. base
Preservation comment
Wear: bold F. One chipped edge; extensive pitting and scratching and small craters. Strips of powdery, pale blue bronze disease on both faces.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 65, no. 1018, pl. IV (R. Hohlfelder)
Axis (1-12
6
Has denomination
Follis
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
39.0
Numismatic Mint
Antioch on the Orontes
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
22.17
Obverse Description
Facing bust of emperor, wearing plumed helmet, diadem, cuirass, and shield with horseman device over left shoulder, holding globus cruciger in right hand; to right, cross
Obverse Inscription
D N IVSTINI-ANVS PP AVG
Reverse Inscription
Large Μ; above, cross; to left and right, A|N|N|O – Xϥ | ✶; below, Γ; in exergue, THⲈUPO
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 524 (Late Roman follis of Justinian I from Theupolis-Antioch).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co0524>