Co 259 (Late Classical-Early Hellenistic bronze coin of Corinth) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Comment
Form of horse points to late 4th-early 3rd c. BCE.
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Preservation comment
Wear: F. Slight nicking around edge; extensive, thin coating of light blue bronze disease on both faces.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 17, no. 92 (R. Hohlfelder)
Axis (1-12
10
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
11.0
Numismatic Mint
Corinth
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
1.79
Obverse Description
Pegasos flying to left
Obverse Inscription
Below, Ϙ
Reverse Description
Ornamented trident head; to right, ivy leaf; below, uncertain controls
Belongs to Historical Period
Early Hellenistic (Historical Period)
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Classical (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Mythological Animal (Visual Motif)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 259 (Late Classical-Early Hellenistic bronze coin 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/co0259>