Vandals; AE Nummus, Carthage; vows in wreath
Description: Vandals in Africa, 5th - 6th century AD. Carthage mint. Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / VOT MVLT (retrograde) within wreath.
Diameter: AE9 mm
Weight: 0,36 g
Attribution: Wroth -
Commentary: dark patina with light deposits
History: The dominating naval power of the Vandals in the Western Mediterranean found its way in the Old English name of this sea: Wendelsæ.
Article Number: 049-04-08-41652