Co 1218 (Late Roman bronze coin of Honorius from Heraclea) [permalink] [show fewer 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