Co 1215 (Late Roman bronze coin of Honorius from Constantinople) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
RIC X, Theodosius II 399, p. 271
Label or tag text
same hoard as A 1887 | 14561/2170, 0.20m below floor cement stratum under clay bedding of tiles in 2nd floor of land church (beach trench)
Axis (1-12
12
Has denomination
AE4
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
12.0
Numismatic Mint
Constantinople
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
1.89
Obverse Description
Pearl-diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust of emperor to right; behind head, ✶ (traces)
Obverse Inscription
D N HON[ORI-VS P F AVG]
Reverse Description
Two emperors standing to face each other, each holding a spear and resting hand on shield
Reverse Inscription
[GLORI]A – ROMA–N[ORVM]; in exergue, CONS[A]
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 1215 (Late Roman bronze coin of Honorius 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/co1215>