Co 272 (Early Roman as of deified Augustus from Corinth) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
RPC I, 1157
Comparanda
Amandry1988, p. 174, émission XVI.22
Preservation comment
Wear: VG/G. Extensive, slight pitting and large flakes removing reverse lower right. Patches of white to pale blue bronze disease on both faces.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 21, no. 183 (R. Hohlfelder)
Axis (1-12
12
Has denomination
As
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
21.0
Numismatic Mint
Corinth
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
6.7
Obverse Description
Radiate bust of deified Augustus to left
Obverse Inscription
[L FVRIO LA-B]EO[NE II]VI[R]
Reverse Description
Frontal view of hexastyle temple with inscribed epistyle
Reverse Inscription
[L ARRIO PEREGRI]NO II[VIR]; on temple epistyle, GE[NT I]VL; in exergue, COR
Belongs to Historical Period
Early Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 272 (Early Roman as of deified Augustus 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/co0272>