Co 278 (Early Roman as of Augustus from Corinth) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Cited by
Amandry1979, p. 239 (rev. KenchreaiIII)
Comparanda
RPC I, 1141
Comparanda
Amandry1988, pp. 108, 151-155, émission XIII.f4
Preservation comment
Wear: aG. Coin snapped removing ca. 20% of upper obverse; extensive, slight to moderate pitting.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 24, no. 236 (R. Hohlfelder identified as “Corinth under Roman Rule ... Uncertain“)
Axis (1-12
1
Has denomination
As
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
21.0
Numismatic Mint
Corinth
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
4.38
Obverse Description
Bare head of Agrippa Postumus to right
Obverse Inscription
COR[INTHI – A]GRIPP[A CAESAR]
Reverse Description
Wreath of parsley
Reverse Inscription
C HEIO POL|LIONE [ITER] | C MVSSIO P|RISCO IIV[IR]
Belongs to Historical Period
Early Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 278 (Early Roman as of 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/co0278>