RW, JLR: Middle-denomination bronze coins of Ptolemy III occur not uncommonly at sites in the northastern Peloponnese. C. C. Lorber (CPtolEmpI.2) has identified this hemiobol type as an issue of Corinth.
RW: For Ptolemaic host coin, commonest issues in region for era and design are Ptolemy III (e.g., Svoronos19041908, 1000, p. 155). Countermark may indicate “assarion“ or “Argos“.
“Co 419 (Middle-Late Hellenistic hemiobol of Ptolemaic III from Corinth with countermark).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2023. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co0419>