Co 955 (Late Roman bronze coin of Theodosius I from Cyzicus) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
LRBC II, 2557, p. 98
Comparanda
RIC IX, Cyzicus 21c, p. 244
Preservation comment
Wear: aVF. Slight, sparse pitting and scratching. Incipient white to pale green bronze disease across both faces; one area of cratering on lower obverse.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 44, no. 467 (R. Hohlfelder)
Axis (1-12
12
Has denomination
AE4
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
15.0
Numismatic Mint
Cyzicus
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
1.44
Obverse Description
Pearl-diademed and draped bust of emperor to right
Obverse Inscription
D N THE[ODO]S[I]V[S] P F AVG
Reverse Inscription
VOT | X | MVLT | XX in wreath; in exergue, SMKA
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 955 (Late Roman bronze coin of Theodosius I 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/co0955>