Co 950 (Late Roman bronze coin of Valentinian 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, 2183, p. 89 (reverse type 2)
Comparanda
RIC IX, Constantinople 86a, p. 234
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 47, no. 519 (R. Hohlfelder identified as “Arcadius, Honorius, Theodosius I, or Valentinian II, A.D. 383-395, Constantinople“)
Axis (1-12
6
Has denomination
AE4
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
11.0
Numismatic Mint
Constantinople
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
0.92
Obverse Description
Pearl-diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust of emperor to right
Obverse Inscription
D N VALENTIN[IANVS P F AVG]
Reverse Description
Victoria dragging captive to left and carrying trophy on far shoulder, drags captive; to left, staurogram
Reverse Inscription
[SALVS REI –PVBLIC]AE; in exergue, CONS[.]
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 950 (Late Roman bronze coin of Valentinian 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/co0950>