Co 816 (Late Roman bronze coin of Constantius II from Constantinople) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
LRBC II, 2032, p. 86 (reverse type 4)
Comparanda
RIC VIII, Constantinople 111, p. 457
Description
Flan is slightly too small for type. Flan has small, natural hole through its center.
Axis (1-12
12
Has denomination
AE2
Has denomination
AE3
Has denomination
Centenionalis
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
19.0
Numismatic Mint
Constantinople
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
4.15
Obverse Description
Pearl-diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust of emperor to right
Obverse Inscription
D N CONSTAN-[TIVS P F AVG]; behind neck, Δ
Reverse Description
Emperor with shield on left arm lunging left and spearing horseman, falling and clutching horse’s neck, with shield on ground to right
Reverse Inscription
[FEL TEMP – RE]PARATIO; to upper left, Α •; in exergue, CONSⲈ
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 816 (Late Roman bronze coin of Constantius II from Constantinople).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co0816>