Co 720 (Late Roman bronze coin of Justinian I from Carthage) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
DOC I, Justinian I 308, p. 170, pl. XLIV
Comparanda
MIB I, Justinianus I 192, p. 126, pl. 31
Comparanda
BMCVandals, Small Bronze Coinage 141-148, p. 34, pl. IV:21
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 59, no. 840 (R. Hohlfelder identified as “Uncertain, Late Roman/Early Byzantine”)
Axis (1-12
9
Has denomination
nummus
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
9.0
Numismatic Mint
Carthage
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
0.64
Obverse Description
Pearl-diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust of emperor to right
Obverse Inscription
[ ] IVST[INIANV ]
Reverse Inscription
Large A with bent bar and serifs; below, C; within band border
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 720 (Late Roman bronze coin of Justinian I 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/co0720>