Co 687 (Early Hellenistic bronze coin of Corinth) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
BCDCorinth, 271, p. 41 (citing Price Class A, Group VII, 78, dated ca. 303-287)
Preservation comment
Wear: VF+. Specks of incipient, light blue bronze disease.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 17, no. 97 (R. Hohlfelder)
Axis (1-12
9
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
14.0
Numismatic Mint
Corinth
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
2.12
Obverse Description
Pegasos flying to left
Obverse Inscription
Below, Ϙ
Reverse Description
Ornamented trident head; to left, aplustre
Reverse Inscription
In lower left and right fields, Δ — Ω
Belongs to Historical Period
Early Hellenistic (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Mythological Animal (Visual Motif)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 687 (Early Hellenistic bronze coin 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/co0687>