Co 2068 (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, 868, p. 63 (reverse type 3)
Comparanda
RIC X, Valentinian III 2147-2148, p. 380
Preservation comment
Wear: P. Snapped and chipped edge; extensive, slight to moderate pitting and sparse fissuring.
Axis (1-12
11
Has denomination
AE4
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
12.0
Numismatic Mint
Rome
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
1.1
Obverse Description
Pearl-diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust of emperor to right
Obverse Inscription
D N VAL[ENTINIANV]S P F AVG
Reverse Description
Virtus standing to left, holding globe in extended right hand and spear in left hand
Reverse Inscription
[VI]CTO–[RIA AV]G
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 2068 (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/co2068>