Co 530 (Late Roman bronze coin of Hilderic from Carthage) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
BMCVandals, Vandals: Hilderic 9-10, p. 14, pl. II:17-18
Comparanda
MECI, 24-25, pp. 418-419, pl. I
Comparanda
MIBI, Vand 21, pp. 94, 141, pl. 42
Axis (1-12
9
Has denomination
nummus
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
11.5
Numismatic Mint
Carthage
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
0.92
Obverse Description
Large diademed and draped bust of ruler to right
Obverse Inscription
[HI]LD – R[EX]
Reverse Description
Cross potent; within schematic wreath decorated at top by jewel and fastened below by vertical bar
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Christian Cross (Visual Motif)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 530 (Late Roman bronze coin of Hilderic 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/co0530>