Co 1123 (Late Roman bronze coin of Constantius Gallus from Thessalonica) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
LRBC II, 1682, p. 78 (reverse type 3)
Comparanda
RIC VIII, Thessalonica 190, p. 419
Preservation comment
Wear: G. Deeply chipped edge; extensive, slight pitting and minor scratching. Wide, thin film of light bluish green bronze disease on both faces.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 42, no. 428 (R. Hohlfelder identified as “Constantius II Gallus or Julian Caesarea, A.D. 351-361, Uncertain, AE3“)
Axis (1-12
6
Has denomination
AE3
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
16.0
Numismatic Mint
Thessalonica
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
1.16
Obverse Description
Pearl-diademed and draped bust to right holding globe
Obverse Inscription
D N CONSTAN[TI-VS NOB CAES]
Reverse Description
Virtus to standing to left spears fallen horseman who raises arm behind him
Reverse Inscription
FEL TEMP – [REPARATIO]; in left field, A; in exergue, SM[TS]
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 1123 (Late Roman bronze coin of Constantius Gallus 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/co1123>