Co 2010 (Late Roman bronze coin of Theodosius II from Heraclea) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
RIC X, Theodosius II 441/442, p. 275
Preservation comment
Wear: G. Slightly chipped edge; extensive, slight pitting and scratching.
Axis (1-12
1
Has denomination
AE4
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
11.0
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
1.15
Obverse Description
Pearl-diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust of emperor to right
Reverse Description
Cross potent on stepped base; within wreath
Reverse Inscription
In exergue, [SM]HΑ
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Christian Cross (Visual Motif)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 2010 (Late Roman bronze coin of Theodosius II 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/co2010>