Co 2000 (Late Roman bronze coin of Valentinian III from Rome) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
LRBC II, 853, p. 63 (reverse type 2)
Comparanda
RIC X, Valentinianus III 2124, p. 377 (mint of Rome)
Preservation comment
Wear: aG. Roughly 40% snapped off from obverse right; extensive, moderate pitting and rare scratching. Small, thin patches of white bronze disease on both faces.
Axis (1-12
12
Has denomination
AE4
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
11.0
Numismatic Mint
Rome
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
0.85
Obverse Description
Peal-diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust of emperor to right
Obverse Inscription
D N VAL[ENTINIANVS P F AVG]
Reverse Description
Campgate with turrets
Reverse Inscription
VOT – [PVB]; no certain letter above campgate; in exergue, R M
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 2000 (Late Roman bronze coin of Valentinian III from Rome).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co2000>