Co 808 (Late Roman bronze coin of Arcadius from Cyzicus) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
LRBC II, 2562, p. 98
Comparanda
RIC IX, Cyzicus 20d, p. 244
Label or tag text
coin from bothros trench
Preservation comment
Wear: EF. Very slight nicked edge; sparse, minute pitting and scratching.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 45, no. 472 (R. Hohlfelder)
Axis (1-12
12
Has denomination
AE4
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
14.0
Numismatic Mint
Cyzicus
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
1.15
Obverse Description
Pearl-diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust of emperor to right
Obverse Inscription
D N ARCADIVS P F AVG
Reverse Inscription
VOT | V in wreath that ties below; in exergue, SMKΔ
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 808 (Late Roman bronze coin of Arcadius 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/co0808>