Co 436 (Late Roman bronze coin of Theodosius II or Valentinian III) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Preservation comment
Wear: aF?. Chipped and snapped edge; extensive, minute pitting. Incipient pale green bronze disease.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 57, no. 786 (R. Hohlfelder identified as “Uncertain, Late Roman/Early Byzantine”)
Has denomination
AE4
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
12.0
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
0.62
Obverse Description
Pearl-diademed and draped bust of emperor to right
Reverse Description
Cross within wreath
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Christian Cross (Visual Motif)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 436 (Late Roman bronze coin of Theodosius II or Valentinian III).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co0436>