Co 732 (Middle Roman antoninianus of Claudius II from Siscia) [permalink] [show fewer links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
RIC V.1, Claudius Gothicus 186, p. 226
Preservation comment
Wear: P. Flan chipped on two edges, reducing total weight and diameter considerably; extensive, slight pitting with minor gouging or cracking on obverse and minor flaking on reverse.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 59, no. 848 (R. Hohlfelder identified as “Uncertain, Late Roman/Early Byzantine”)
Axis (1-12)
6
Has denomination
antoninianus
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
15.0
Numismatic Mint
Siscia
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
1.2
Obverse Description
Radiate and cuirassed bust of emperor to right
Obverse Inscription
[IMP CLA]VDIV[S AVG]
Reverse Description
Pax standing left with right arm upraised and long scepter behind
Reverse Inscription
P[AX – AVG]
Belongs to Historical Period
Middle Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Eirene/Pax (Visual Motif)
Photograph
Photograph