Co 267 (Early Roman semis of Corinth) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
RPC I, 1223
Comparanda
Amandry1988, pp. 236-237, séries anonymes A
Preservation comment
Wear: VF. Slight to moderate chipping and nicking around edges; patches of bronze disease on reverse.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 25, no. 260 (R. Hohlfelder)
Axis (1-12
3
Has denomination
semis
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
17.0
Numismatic Mint
Corinth
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
3.05
Obverse Description
Bearded head of Poseidon to right wearing tainia; behind, trident
Reverse Description
Dolphin swimming to right
Reverse Inscription
CORINT (last two letters in ligatura)
Belongs to Historical Period
Early Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Dolphin (Visual Motif)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Poseidon/Neptune (Visual Motif)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 267 (Early Roman semis 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/co0267>