Co 1095 (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, 2577, p. 98 (reverse type 2)
Comparanda
RIC IX, Cyzicus 30b, p. 247
Preservation comment
Wear: VF. Extensive, slight pitting and scratching. Wide areas of thin, white and bluish green bronze disease on both faces.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 46, no. 493 (R. Hohlfelder)
Axis (1-12
12
Has denomination
AE4
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
13.0
Numismatic Mint
Cyzicus
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
0.93
Obverse Description
Pearl-diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust of emperor to right
Obverse Inscription
D N THEODO–[SIVS P F] AVG
Reverse Description
Victoria dragging trophy to left and carrying trophy over far shoulder; to left, staurogram
Reverse Inscription
SA[LVS REI] – PVBLICAE; in exergue, SMKA
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 1095 (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/co1095>