Co 1024 (Late Roman pentanummium 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 97e, pp. 103-104, pl. XXII
Comparanda
MIB I, Justinianus I 103b, pp. 60, 117, pl. 21
Preservation comment
Wear: G. Moderate to severed chipping around edges and abrasive rounding has removed ca. 1-3 mm from diameter; moderate, extensive pitting and frequent scratching.
Axis (1-12
1
Has denomination
Pentanummion
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
10.5
Numismatic Mint
Constantinople
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
0.91
Obverse Description
Diademed and draped bust to right
Obverse Inscription
[D N] IV[STINI]-ANVS PP A[VG]
Reverse Inscription
Large Ⲉ; to right, cross; all within banded border
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 1024 (Late Roman pentanummium 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/co1024>