Co 265 (Early Roman as of Nero from Corinth) [permalink] [show fewer links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
RPC I, 1207
Comparanda
Amandry1988, pp. 108, 221-223, émission XXIII.8
Preservation comment
Wear: F/VF. One large marginal chip; sparse flaking; extensive, slight pitting. Wide patches of white bronze disease on both faces.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 21, no. 195 (R. Hohlfelder)
Axis (1-12)
9
Has denomination
as
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
22.0
Numismatic Mint
Corinth
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
5.92
Obverse Description
Laureate head of emperor to left
Obverse Inscription
[NERO CAE-]SAR
Reverse Description
Emperor standing to left, holding patera in extended right hand; behind, Fortuna crowns him and holds cornucopia
Reverse Inscription
P VE - FRONTONE [IIVI]R; in exergue, [CO]R
Belongs to Historical Period
Early Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph