Co 550 (Late Roman bronze coin of Theodosius II) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
LRBC II, 2242, p. 90 (no mintmark)
Comparanda
RIC X, Theodosius II 419, p. 272 (“uncertain” mintmark; p. 90: “tentatively assigned to the start of his reign”)
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 45, no. 478 (R. Hohlfelder)
Axis (1-12
6
Has denomination
AE4
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
11.0
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
0.84
Obverse Description
Pearl-diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust of emperor to right
Obverse Inscription
[D N THEODO]SIVS P F AVG
Reverse Inscription
VOT | X | MVLT | XX within wreath; mintmark off flan
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“ Co 550 (Late Roman bronze coin of Theodosius II).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co0550>