Co 1201 (Late Roman bronze coin of Theodosius I from Constantinople) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
RIC IX, Constantinople 63b, p. 229
Preservation comment
Wear: F. Slightly chipped edge; extensive, slight pitting and scratching and rare, deep gouging. Speckled, infrequent light blue bronze disease on both faces.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 44, no. 464 (R. Hohlfelder identified as “Antioch“)
Axis (1-12
12
Has denomination
AE4
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
13.0
Numismatic Mint
Constantinople
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
1.0
Obverse Description
Pearl-diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust of emperor to right
Obverse Inscription
D N THEODOSIVS [P F AVG]
Reverse Inscription
VOT | X | MVLT | XX within wreath; in exergue, CO[NA]
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 1201 (Late Roman bronze coin of Theodosius 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/co1201>