Co 221 (Late Republican as of Corinth) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
RPC I, 1125
Comparanda
Amandry1988, pp. 131-132, émission Vb
Comparanda
BMCCorinth, 493, p. 59, pl. XV:5
Preservation comment
Wear: aVF/F. Minor nicking and one snapped segment around edge. Extensive, moderate pitting on both faces, with powedery bluish green bronze disease.
Has denomination
As
Numismatic Mint
Corinth
Obverse Description
Bearded head of Poseidon wearing tainia right; behind, text
Obverse Inscription
CORI[NT]
Reverse Description
Chimaera advancing left
Reverse Inscription
P [A]EBVTIO – C PI[NNIO] - II[VIR]
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Republican (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Mythological Animal (Visual Motif)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Poseidon/Neptune (Visual Motif)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 221 (Late Republican as of Corinth).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co0221>