Co 1163 (Early Byzantine follis of Constans II from Constantinople) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Axis (1-12
2
Has denomination
Follis
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
19.0
Numismatic Mint
Constantinople
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
3.65
Obverse Description
Full-length figure of emperor facing, holding globus cruciger in left hand and labarum in right hand
Obverse Inscription
ⲈN T[OVTⲰ – NIKA]
Reverse Inscription
Large cursive Μ; above, cross; to left and right, A|N|A-[N]|Ⲉ|O[S]; below, [CO]N
Belongs to Historical Period
Early Byzantine (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 1163 (Early Byzantine follis of Constans II 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/co1163>