Co 1147 (Late Roman bronze coin of Valentinian III from Rome) [permalink] [show fewer links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
LRBC II, 865, p. 63 (reverse type 1)
Comparanda
RIC X, Valentinian III 2152, p. 380 (mint of Rome)
Preservation comment
Wear: aG. Roughly 20% of coin broken from obverse right; extensive, slight pitting and scratching.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 61, no. 933 (R. Hohlfelder identified as “Uncertain, Late Roman/Early Byzantine“)
Axis (1-12)
12
Has denomination
AE3
Has denomination
AE4
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
11.0
Numismatic Mint
Rome
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
0.53
Obverse Description
Pearl-diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust of emperor to right
Obverse Inscription
[D]N VALEN[TINIANVS P F A]VG
Reverse Description
Victoria striding to left, holding palm in left arm and [wreath] in right hand
Reverse Inscription
[VICTOR]-IA AVG; in exergue, [R]OM
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph