Монети от археологическото проучване на Сексагинта Приста (март-май 2015 г.)

Coins from excavations in Sexaginta Prista (March-May 2015)

Authors

  • Nikola Rusev Regional History Museum Russe, 3 A. Batanberg Sq., 7000 Russe
  • Dean Dragoev Regional History Museum Russe, 3 A. Batanberg Sq., 7000 Russe
  • Varbin Varbanov Regional History Museum Russe, 3 A. Batanberg Sq., 7000 Russe
  • Dimitar Pachev Department of Archaeology, New bulgarian university, 21 Montevideo str., 1618 Sofia

Keywords:

Sexaginta Prista, late roman fortress, excavations, numismatic data

Abstract

The late roman fortress Sexaginta Prista is situated on the right bank of Danube River beneath the level of the modern city of Ruse. In 2015 for about three months (the period March-May) on that territory over an area of 170 m2 were conducted rescue archaeological excavations. As a result part of the eastern wall, one U-shaped tower, the north side of the fortress gate, edifice adjoined to the wall and 40 pits were unearthed. During the research 226 coins from the 5th BC to 20th century were found whose analysis is the topic of this article.

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Published

2015-12-23

How to Cite

Rusev, N., Dragoev, D., Varbanov, V. and Pachev, D. (2015) “Монети от археологическото проучване на Сексагинта Приста (март-май 2015 г.): Coins from excavations in Sexaginta Prista (March-May 2015)”, Bulgarian e-Journal of Archaeology | Българско е-Списание за Археология, 5(2), pp. 177-214. Available at: https://be-ja.org/index.php/journal/article/view/be-ja-5-2-2015-177-214 (Accessed: 15July2020).

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