Co 783 (Middle Roman antoninianus of Maximian from Heraclea) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
RIC V.2, Cyzicus 595, p. 289
Preservation comment
Wear: F+/VF. Streaks of minute pitting across surface.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 35, no. 347 (R. Hohlfelder identified as “Maximian Herculius, A.D. 295-299“)
Axis (1-12
12
Has denomination
Antoninianus
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
20.0
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
2.3
Obverse Description
Radiate, draped, and cuirassed bust of emperor to right
Obverse Inscription
IMP C M A MAXIMIANVS P F AVG
Reverse Description
Jupiter, nude and holding staff, standing right, presents victoriola on globe to emperor standing left, wearing military garb and holding scepter
Reverse Inscription
CONCORDIA MILI-TVM; to lower middle, ΗΓ; in exergue, [•X]X[I•]
Belongs to Historical Period
Middle Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Nike/Victoria (Visual Motif)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Zeus/Jupiter (Visual Motif)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 783 (Middle Roman antoninianus of Maximian from Heraclea).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co0783>