Co 845 (Middle Roman antoninianus of Aurelian from Ticinum) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
RIC V.1, Aurelian 151, p. 281
Preservation comment
Wear: EF. Patches of thin scorching and/or bronze disease on both faces.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 33, no. 329 (R. Hohlfelder)
Axis (1-12
12
Has denomination
Antoninianus
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
22.0
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
4.04
Obverse Description
Radiate and cuirassed bust of Aurelian to right
Obverse Inscription
IMP C AVRELIANVS AVG
Reverse Description
Sol striding to left with right hand raised and orb in left hand; to left, ✶; at feet, two captives
Reverse Inscription
ORIENS AVG; in exergue, PXXT
Belongs to Historical Period
Middle Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Helios/Sol (Visual Motif)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 845 (Middle Roman antoninianus of Aurelian from Ticinum).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co0845>