Co 2017 (Late Roman bronze coin of Galla Placidia overstruck by Valentinian III from Rome) [permalink] [show fewer links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
Overtype: LRBC II, 858, p. 63 (reverse type 2).
Comparanda
Overtype: RIC X, Valentinian III 2123, p. 377.
Comparanda
Undertype: LRBC II, 848/852/854/857, p. 63 (reverse type 5).
Comparanda
Undertype: RIC X, Valentinian III 2111-2114/2116-2117, p. 376.
Preservation comment
Wear: G. Nicked edge; extensive, minute pitting and scratching.
Axis (1-12)
3
Axis (1-12)
6
Has denomination
AE4
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
11.0
Numismatic Mint
Rome
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
0.39
Obverse Description
Overtype: Pearl-diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust of emperor to right
Obverse Description
Undertype: Bare-headed and draped bust of empress to right
Obverse Inscription
Overtype: [D N VALENTINI]AN[VS P F AVG]
Reverse Description
Overtype: Campgate with turrets
Reverse Description
Undertype: Cross.
Reverse Inscription
Overtype: VOT – PVB; above campgate, P; in exergue, R M
Reverse Inscription
Undertype: SAL[VS REI-PVBLICAE]
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Photograph
Photograph