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LSA-2755 Literary record of statues of Justin, emperor, and of seven of his family, some marble, some bronze. Constantinople, Chalke. 518-527

City: Constantinople Province: Constantinople Region: Constantinople
Details: Recorded at the Chalke gate, on the left side when approached from the Mese
Current Location: Lost
Object: Statue Material: Marble Re-Use? Unknown
Clothing: Hairstyle: Height(cm):
Attributes: Beard:
Honorand: Justin I and his family Position: Emperors Gender: Male
Awarder: Not recorded Position: Awarder Unknown or Uncertain
Earliest: 518 Latest: 527
Cameron, A. & J. Herrin, Constantinople in the early eighth century. The "Parastaseis syntomoi chronikai". Introduction, translation and commentary, Leiden 1984, ยง 44

Stichel, R. H. W., Die römische Kaiserstatue am Ende der Antike, Roma 1982, 104 no. 126

Preger, Th.
Scriptores Originum Constantinopolitanarum Vol. I: Hesychii illustrii origines Constantinopolitanae. Anonymi enarrationes breves chronographicae. Anonymi narratio de aedificatione templi S. Sophiae (= Hesychius; Parastaseis; Diegesis; Patria Constantinupoleos) (1901), 1901, Parastaseis 44; Patria II, 28