Co 792 (Late Roman bronze coin of Theodosius II from Cyzicus) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
LRBC II, 2604
Comparanda
RIC X, Theodosius II 449, p. 275 (mint of Cyzicus)
Label or tag text
coin in trench in square stone pavement
Published as
Wear: VF. Chipped and nicked edge; extensive, slight pitting. One small patch of white bronze disease.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 53, no. 641 (R. Hohlfelder identified as “Marcian ... Trace of monogram“)
Axis (1-12
6
Has denomination
AE4
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
11.0
Numismatic Mint
Cyzicus
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
0.86
Obverse Description
Pearl-diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust of emperor to right (not well struck up)
Obverse Inscription
D N THEODO-[SI]V[S P F AVG]
Reverse Description
Cross within wreath tied in X at bottom
Reverse Inscription
In exergue, SMKA
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 792 (Late Roman bronze coin of Theodosius II from Cyzicus).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co0792>