Co 655 (Late Roman bronze follis of Justinian I from Cyzicus) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
DOC I, Justinian I 180b, p. 130
Preservation comment
Wear: F. Nicked edges; very slight, sparse pitting.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 65, no. 1020, pl. III (R. Hohlfelder)
Axis (1-12
12
Has denomination
Follis
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
32.0
Numismatic Mint
Cyzicus
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
17.38
Obverse Description
Helmeted and cuirassed bust of emperor facing holding globus cruciger in right hand and shield with horseman device on left arm; in right field, a cross
Obverse Inscription
D N IVSTINI-ANV-S PP AYC
Reverse Inscription
Large M; above, cross; to left and right, A|N|N|O - X|X|X; below, Β; in exergue, KYZ
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 655 (Late Roman bronze follis of Justinian I from Cyzicus).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co0655>