Co 800 (Late Roman bronze coin of Valentinian III from Rome) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
RIC X, Valentinian III 2123, p. 377
Preservation comment
Wear: P. Widely snapped at axis 12; extensive, moderate to severe pitting to cratering; scattered, thing patches of light blue bronze disease on both faces.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 81, no. 1279 (R. Hohlfelder identified as “Illegible“)
Axis (1-12
12
Has denomination
AE4
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
9.0
Numismatic Mint
Rome
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
0.39
Obverse Description
Pearl-diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust of emperor to right
Obverse Inscription
D N V[ALENTINIAN]VS P F AVG
Reverse Description
Campgate with turrets
Reverse Inscription
VOT – P[V]B; above campgate, P (traces); in exergue, R M P
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 800 (Late Roman bronze coin of Valentinian III from Rome).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co0800>