Co 608 (Late Roman bronze coin of Constantius II from Thessalonica) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
LRBC II, 1681, p. 78 (reverse type 3)
Comparanda
RIC VIII, Thessalonica 189, p. 419
Preservation comment
Wear: flatstruck F+. Nicked edge; dense, minute pitting.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 40, no. 408 (R. Hohlfelder)
Axis (1-12
12
Has denomination
AE3
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
18.0
Numismatic Mint
Thessalonica
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
2.47
Obverse Description
Diademed and draped bust of emperor to right
Obverse Inscription
[D N CO]STAN-TIVS P F AVG
Reverse Description
Emperor standing to left spearing fallen horseman with arm upraised in supplication
Reverse Inscription
FEL TEMP – REPARATIO; in left field, A; in exergue, SMTS
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 608 (Late Roman bronze coin of Constantius II from Thessalonica).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co0608>