Co 1168 (Late Roman bronze coin of Valentinian II, Theodosius, or Arcadius from Thessalonica) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
LRBC II, 1867–1869, p. 82 (reverse type 4)
Comparanda
RIC IX, Thessalonica 63, p. 187
Preservation comment
Wear: G. Extensive, slight to moderate pitting and rare cratering; slight delaminating flakes.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 61, no. 937 (R. Hohlfelder identified as “Uncertain, Late Roman/Early Byzantine“)
Axis (1-12
11
Has denomination
AE4
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
11.0
Numismatic Mint
Thessalonica
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
1.02
Obverse Description
Pearl-diademed and draped bust to right
Reverse Description
Two Victoriae facing one another, holding one wreath between them
Reverse Inscription
[VICTORIA AVG] (traces); in exergue, TES[.]
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 1168 (Late Roman bronze coin of Valentinian II, Theodosius, or Arcadius 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/co1168>