Co 2037 (Late Roman bronze coin of Gratian from Heraclea) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
LRBC II, 1957, p. 84
Comparanda
RIC IX, Heraclea 20a, p. 196
Preservation comment
Wear: F+/VG. Chipped and nicked edge; roughly two-thirds of middle to lower reverse snapped off horizontally; extensive, minute pitting and rare scratching.
Axis (1-12
6
Has denomination
AE4
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
13.0
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
0.61
Obverse Description
Pearl-diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust of emperor to right
Obverse Inscription
D N GRATIA[-NVS P F A]VG
Reverse Inscription
VOT | [XX] | M[VLT] | XXX within wreath; in exergue, SMH[.]
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 2037 (Late Roman bronze coin of Gratian 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/co2037>