Co 624 (Late Roman dekanummion of Justinian I from Constantinople) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
DOC I, Justinian I 79, p. 98 (mint of Constantinople)
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 72, no. 1099 (R. Hohlfelder indentified as “Uncertain, Sixth Century, Decanummium“)
Axis (1-12
12
Has denomination
Dekanummion
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
18.0
Numismatic Mint
Constantinople
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
2.08
Obverse Description
Pearl-diademed, [draped, and cuirassed] bust of emperor to right
Obverse Inscription
[D N IVSTI]NI-AN[VS PP AVGC]
Reverse Inscription
Large I; above, cross; to left and right, A|N|N|O – X|ϥ[I]; mintmark does not survive
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 624 (Late Roman dekanummion of Justinian I 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/co0624>