Co 958 (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, 2053, p. 87
Comparanda
RIC VIII, Constantinople 149, p. 461
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 42, no. 437 (R. Hohlfelder identified as “Constantius II or Julian, A.D. 355-364, Uncertain, AE3 or AE4“)
Axis (1-12
12
Has denomination
AE3
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
16.0
Numismatic Mint
Constantinople
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
2.24
Obverse Description
Rosette-diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust of emperor to right
Obverse Inscription
D N CONSTAN-[TIVS P F AVG]
Reverse Description
Emperor standing to left holding globe in right hand and spear in his left hand
Reverse Inscription
[SPES REI] – PVBLICE; in exergue, CONS[.]
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 958 (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/co0958>