Co 255 (Middle-Late Hellenistic Ptolemaic issue with Early Roman countermark) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Axis (1-12
9
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
20.0
Numismatic Mint
Alexandria (Egypt)
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
6.19
Obverse Description
Diademed bust to right (traces). Countermark: incuse rectangle with irregular D D on neck.
Obverse Inscription
To right, legend (traces)
Reverse Description
Eagle standing to left
Reverse Inscription
To right, legend (traces)
Belongs to Historical Period
Early Roman (Historical Period)
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Hellenistic (Historical Period)
Belongs to Historical Period
Middle Hellenistic (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 255 (Middle-Late Hellenistic Ptolemaic issue with Early Roman countermark).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co0255>