Countermarks: sim. Howgego1985, pp. 4, 222, no. 589, pl. 23 (DD possibly related to DDCO=decreto decurionum Corinthiorum?; Early Roman, from Isthmia), pp. 188-189, nos. 431, 432, pl. 17 (Augustus, Imbros; Tiberius, Aegina?).
Wear: host P, ctmk F. Well rounded edges; extensive, dense, minute pitting; one deep fissure extending from edge at reverse axis 1. Traces of pale blue bronze disease at deepest points on both faces.
KenchreaiIII, p. 100, Appendix 3 (not catalogued, identified as “tessera“; R. Hohlfelder)
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Traces of bust to right. Deep countermark of text in incuse rectangle (6.5 mm); perpendicular line extending out to edge.
Trace of design; off-center dimple. Shallow countermark: star of six or eight rays, some as chevrons.
“Co 160 (Hellenistic coin from Ptolemaic Egypt[?] with Imperial countermarks).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co0160>