Co 1086 (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 309, p. 170
Comparanda
MIB I, Iustinianus 193, p. 126, pl. 31
Comparanda
BMCVandals, Small Bronze Coinage 141-148, p. 34, pl. IV:21
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 68, no. 1058 (R. Hohlfelder identified as “Justinian, Uncertain, Nummus“)
Axis (1-12
3
Has denomination
nummus
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
8.0
Numismatic Mint
Carthage
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
0.53
Obverse Description
Diademed, draped, and [cuirassed] bust of emperor to right (schematic)
Obverse Inscription
Traces of inscription large and uneven letters
Reverse Inscription
Large A (bent-bar and serifs), within beaded border (traces)
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 1086 (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/co1086>