Co 479 (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, 1134
Comparanda
Amandry1988, pp. 108, 140-141, émission VIIIa
Preservation comment
Wear: G. Nicked and chipped edge; extensive, slight pitting; large flakes. Incipient pale green bronze disease.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 20, no. 171 (R. Hohlfelder)
Axis (1-12
6
Has denomination
As
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
22.0
Numismatic Mint
Corinth
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
7.28
Obverse Description
Bare head of Augustus to right
Obverse Inscription
C•[HEIO]•POL[•C•HEIO•]P[AM]
Reverse Description
Laureate head of deified Julius Caesar to right
Reverse Inscription
↑[I]I•V[IR] – ↓CORINT
Belongs to Historical Period
Early Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 479 (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/co0479>