Co 249 (Early Roman as of Nero from Corinth) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
Amandry1988, pp. 210-211, 213, émission XXI.16
Comparanda
BMCCorinth, 564, p. 70, pl. XVIII:3
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 22, no. 199 (R. Hohlfelder)
Axis (1-12
5
Has denomination
As
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
20.0
Numismatic Mint
Corinth
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
6.26
Obverse Description
Bare head of emperor to right
Obverse Inscription
NERO CLAVD - CAES AVG
Reverse Description
Naked Bellerophon to right, head turned to left, holding shield on left arm and seizing bridle of Pegasos, leaping left
Reverse Inscription
[C IVL]IO POLYA[EN]O IIVIR; in exergue, COR
Material
Bronze (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Mythological Animal (Visual Motif)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 249 (Early Roman as of Nero from Corinth).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co0249>