Co 461 (Late Roman bronze coin of Honorius from Constantinople) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
LRBC II, 2215, p. 90 (reverse type 21)
Comparanda
RIC X, Arcadius 143, p. 251
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 58, no. 798 (R. Hohlfelder identified as “Uncertain, Late Roman/Early Byzantine”)
Axis (1-12
12
Has denomination
AE4
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
13.0
Numismatic Mint
Constantinople
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
0.95
Obverse Description
Pearl-diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust of emperor to right; behind, ✶ (traces)
Obverse Inscription
D N HO[NOR-RIV]S P F AVG
Reverse Description
[GLORIA ROMANORVM]; Three emperors (Arcadius, Honorius, and Theodosius II) standing facing with shields and spears, the central one shorter than the other two; in exergue, [CON]S[.]
Reverse Inscription
[GLORIA ROMANORVM]; in exergue, [CON]S[.]
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 461 (Late Roman bronze coin of Honorius from Constantinople).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co0461>