Vandals, Hilderic; AE Nummus, Carthage; cross
Description: Vandals, Hilderic (523 - 530 AD). AE Nummus, Carthage mint. Diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust right / Cross within wreath.
Diameter: AE12 mm
Weight: 1,64 g
Attribution: BMC Vandals 9; MEC 1, 24-5
Commentary: scarce; olive-green patina, some deposits, minor flan crack
History: Hilderic was the grandson of Gaiseric the founder of Vandal kingdom and as a son of Eudocia he inherited Roman imperial bloodline.
Article Number: 061-08-06-42750