Co 231 (Early Roman bronze coin of Athens) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
Agora XXVI, 153a, p. 108, pl. 14 (J. Kroll)
Comparanda
RPC I, 1311
Axis (1-12
12
Has denomination
reduced-ae1
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
19.0
Numismatic Mint
Athens
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
8.29
Obverse Description
Helmeted head of Athena to right
Reverse Description
Sphinx wearing kalathos crouching to right; all within olive wreath
Reverse Inscription
In upper field, [Α]Θ-Ε
Belongs to Historical Period
Early Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Athena/Minerva (Visual Motif)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Mythological Animal (Visual Motif)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 231 (Early Roman bronze coin of Athens).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co0231>