Co 1192 (Late Roman bronze coin of Constantine I from Constantinople) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
LRBC I, 1024, p. 24
Comparanda
RIC VII, Constantinople 137, p. 589
Axis (1-12
5
Has denomination
AE3
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
16.0
Numismatic Mint
Constantinople
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
1.27
Obverse Description
Rosette-diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust of emperor to right
Obverse Inscription
CONSTANTI–NVS MAX AVG
Reverse Description
Two soldiers standing facing each other, each holding a spear and shield, flanking military standard
Reverse Inscription
GLOR–IA EXE[RC–IT]VS; in exergue, CONSA
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 1192 (Late Roman bronze coin of Constantine I from Constantinople).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co1192>