Co 651 (Late Roman bronze coin of Leo I and Verina from Constantinople) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
LRBC II, 2272, p. 91
Comparanda
RIC X, Leo I 714, p. 295 (mint of Constantinople)
Axis (1-12
6
Has denomination
AE4
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
11.0
Numismatic Mint
Constantinople
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
1.27
Obverse Description
Pearl-diademed bust of emperor to right (traces)
Obverse Inscription
D N L-EO (traces)
Reverse Description
Empress standing facing, holding globus cruciger and transverse sceptre
Reverse Inscription
To left and right, b – Ⲉ; to left of figure, Ⲉ
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 651 (Late Roman bronze coin of Leo I and Verina 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/co0651>