Co 635 (Late Roman bronze coin of Constans I from Constantinople) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
LRBC I, 1065, p. 25
Comparanda
RIC VIII, Constantinople 70, p. 453
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 50, no. 575 (R. Hohlfelder identified as “Roman … Uncertain, AE3”)
Axis (1-12
12
Has denomination
AE3
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
17.0
Numismatic Mint
Constantinople
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
1.2
Obverse Description
Pearl-diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust of emperor to right
Obverse Inscription
[D N C]O[NSTA]NS P F A[V]G
Reverse Description
VOT | XX | MVL[T] | XXX in wreath; in exergue, CON[S·]
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 635 (Late Roman bronze coin of Constans I 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/co0635>