Co 483 (Late Roman bronze coin of Valentinian III from Rome) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
LRBC II, 866, p. 63
Comparanda
RIC X, Valentinian III 2160/2161, p. 380
Preservation comment
Wear: G/VG. Roughly 20% snapped from upper right obverse, and remaining edge chipped; extensive, slight pitting.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 58, no. 802 (R. Hohlfelder identified “Uncertain, Late Roman/Early Byzantine“)
Axis (1-12
12
Has denomination
AE4
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
9.0
Numismatic Mint
Rome
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
0.2
Obverse Description
Pearl-diademed and draped bust or emperor to right
Reverse Description
Campgate
Reverse Inscription
C[AS-TRA]; in exergue, RO[ ]
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 483 (Late Roman bronze coin of Valentinian III from Rome).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co0483>