Co 977 (Late Roman bronze coin of Hilderic from Vandalic Carthage) [permalink] [show fewer links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
MEC 24-25
Comparanda
MIB I, Vand 21
Comparanda
BMCVandals, Vandals: Hilderic 9-10, p. 14, pl. II:17-18
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 52, no. 627 (R. Hohlfelder identified as “Theodosius II or Valentinian III“)
Axis (1-12
9
Has denomination
nummus
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
10.0
Numismatic Mint
Carthage
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
0.62
Obverse Description
Large diademed and draped bust of king to right
Obverse Inscription
H[ILD-R]EX
Reverse Description
Cross potent on globe; within schematic wreath fastened above by vertical bar
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph