Co 1032 (Late Roman half-follis 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 65b, p. 96, pl. XXI (mint of Constantinople)
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 71, no. 1095 (R. Hohlfelder identified as “Uncertain, Sixth Century, Half-Follis”)
Axis (1-12
12
Has denomination
half-foliis
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
19.0
Numismatic Mint
Constantinople
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
4.6
Obverse Description
Bust of emperor facing, wearing plumed helmet, diadem, cuirass, and shield with horseman device over left shoulder, holding globus cruciger in right hand; to right, cross
Obverse Inscription
[D N I]VS[TINI-AN]V[S] PP AVG
Reverse Inscription
Large K; above, cross; to left and right, A|N|N|O – Xϥ; below, B; all within wreath
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 1032 (Late Roman half-follis 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/co1032>