Co 572 (Late Roman bronze coin of Valentinian III from Rome) [permalink] [show fewer links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
LRBC II, 853, p. 63 (reverse type 2)
Comparanda
RIC X, Valentinianus III 2124, p. 377
Preservation comment
Wear: G. Extensively chipped edge; extensive, moderate pitting and cratering.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 58, no. 822 (R. Hohlfelder identified as “Uncertain, Late Roman/Early Byzantine”)
Axis (1-12)
12
Has denomination
AE4
Numismatic Weight (mm)
11.0
Numismatic Mint
Rome
Numismatic Weight (g)
1.12
Obverse Description
Pearl-diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust of emperor to right
Obverse Inscription
D N VA[LENTINIANVS P F AVG]
Reverse Description
Campgate with turrets
Reverse Inscription
VO[T – PV]B; above campgate, P(?); in exergue, R M
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph