Co 661 (Late Roman bronze coin of Constantine 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, 1053/1054, p. 25
Comparanda
RIC VIII, Constantinople 24/41, pp. 449-450
Axis (1-12
6
Has denomination
AE3
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
15.0
Numismatic Mint
Constantinople
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
1.14
Obverse Description
Rosette-diademed head of emperor to right
Obverse Inscription
D N CON[STAN]-TINVS P F AVG
Reverse Description
Two soldiers, each with spear and shield, flanking one military standard
Reverse Inscription
[G]LOR–[IA EXERC]–ITV[S•]; in exergue, CON[SA]; all within beaded border
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 661 (Late Roman bronze coin of Constantine 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/co0661>