Co 556 (Late Roman bronze coin of Constantine II from Constantinople) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
LRBC I, 1006/1011, p. 24
Comparanda
RIC VII, Constantinople 60/74, pp. 579, 581
Axis (1-12
10
Has denomination
AE3
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
19.0
Numismatic Mint
Constantinople
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
1.89
Obverse Description
Laureate and cuirassed bust of emperor to right
Obverse Inscription
CONSTANTINVS IVN NOB C
Reverse Description
Two soldiers standing flanking two military standards
Reverse Inscription
GLOR-IA EXERC-ITVS; in exergue, CON[SA] or CON[SA •]
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 556 (Late Roman bronze coin of Constantine II 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/co0556>