Co 1218 (Late Roman bronze coin of Honorius from Heraclea) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
RIC X, Honorius 407, p. 272
Preservation comment
Wear: aVF. Deeply chipped edge; extensive, slight pitting and rare scratching. Wide, thin film of light blue bronze disease on both faces.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 51, no. 607 (R. Hohlfelder)
Axis (1-12
12
Has denomination
AE3
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
14.0
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
1.83
Obverse Description
Pearl-diademed, draped bust of emperor to right; behind head, ✶
Obverse Inscription
D N HON[ORIVS P F AVG]
Reverse Description
Two emperors standing to face each other, each holding a spear and leaning on a shield
Reverse Inscription
[GLORIA – ROMA]–NORVM; in exergue, [S]MHA
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 1218 (Late Roman bronze coin of Honorius from Heraclea).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co1218>