Co 1098 (Late Roman bronze coin of Constantius Gallus from Siscia) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
LRBC II, 1219, p. 71 (reverse FH type 3)
Comparanda
RIC VIII, Siscia 351, p. 375 (fourth series)
Label or tag text
found 5.32m above datum
Preservation comment
Wear: F/VF. Slight chipping around edge; frequent minor pitting; patches of incipient pale green bronze disease.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, pp. 41, 87, no. 410 (R. Hohlfelder identified as mint “Uncertain“)
Axis (1-12
6
Has denomination
AE3
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
19.0
Numismatic Mint
Siscia
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
2.46
Obverse Description
Bare-headed and draped bust of emperor to right
Obverse Inscription
D N CONSTANTIVS IVN NOB C
Reverse Description
Soldier with advancing left, spearing fallen horseman wearing with pointed cap, looking back and raising left arm
Reverse Inscription
FEL TEMP REPARATIO; in exergue, ΒSIS
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 1098 (Late Roman bronze coin of Constantius Gallus from Siscia).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co1098>