Co 1146 (Late Roman bronze coin of Justinian I from Rome) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
DOC I, Justinian I 332, p. 179, pl. XLVI
Comparanda
MIB I, Iustinianus I 232, p. 127, pl. 34
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 74, no. 1159 (R. Hohlfelder identified as “Uncertain, Baduila or Justinian)
Axis (1-12
11
Has denomination
nummus
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
9.0
Numismatic Mint
Rome
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
0.84
Obverse Description
Facing bust of emperor, wearing plumed helmet, diadem, and cuirass, holding globus cruciger in right hand
Obverse Inscription
[IVST]IN-IANVS
Reverse Description
Lion striding to right; within wreath
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 1146 (Late Roman bronze coin of Justinian I from Rome).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co1146>