Co 1034 (Late Roman bronze coin of Theodosius I from Thessalonica) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
LRBC II, 1871, p. 82 (reverse type 4)
Comparanda
RIC IX, Thessalonica 63b.4, p. 187
Preservation comment
Wear: G. Deeply chipped edge and marginal cracking; extensive, slight pitting and rare scratching.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 47, no. 502 (R. Hohlfelder)
Axis (1-12
6
Has denomination
AE4
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
12.0
Numismatic Mint
Thessalonica
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
0.81
Obverse Description
Pearl-diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust of emperor to right
Obverse Inscription
D N THE[ODO-SIVS P F AVG]
Reverse Description
Two Victoriae facing one another, each holding one wreath; between figures, •
Reverse Inscription
V[ICTO]RIA [AVG]; in exergue, [T]E[SA]
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Nike/Victoria (Visual Motif)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 1034 (Late Roman bronze coin of Theodosius I from Thessalonica).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co1034>