Co 1203 (Late Roman bronze coin of Valentinian II) [permalink] [show fewer links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Preservation comment
Wear: aVF. Snapped edge obverse right; extensive, slight pitting and rare scratching. Incipient bluish green bronze disease across both faces.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 48, no. 550 (R. Hohlfelder identified as “Arcadius, Honorius, Theodosius I or Valentinian II, A.D. 383-395, Uncertain, AE4“)
Axis (1-12)
12
Has denomination
AE4
Numismatic Weight (mm)
12.0
Numismatic Weight (g)
1.12
Obverse Description
Pearl-diademed and draped bust to right
Obverse Inscription
[D N] VAL[ENTINIANVS P F AVG]
Reverse Description
Victoria dragging captive to left and carrying trophy over over far shoulder; to left, staurogram (traces)
Reverse Inscription
[SALVS R]EI – PVBLICAE; mintmark off flan
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Nike/Victoria (Visual Motif)
Photograph
Photograph