Co 1110 (Late Roman-Early Byzantine half-follis of Justin II from Thessalonica) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
DOC I, Justin II 62, p. 220 (mint of Thessalonica)
Axis (1-12
6
Has denomination
half-foliis
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
22.0
Numismatic Mint
Thessalonica
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
5.9
Obverse Description
Facing bust of emperor, wearing crested helmet, diadem, cuirass, and shield on left shoulder, and carrying globus cruciger in right hand
Obverse Inscription
[D N IVS]TI-NVS P[P AV]
Reverse Inscription
Large K; above, cross; to left and right, A|N|N|[O] - II; below, TⲈS
Belongs to Historical Period
Early Byzantine (Historical Period)
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 1110 (Late Roman-Early Byzantine half-follis of Justin II from Thessalonica).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co1110>