Co 693 (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, 277, p. 41 (citing Price Class A, Group 7, 81b, dated ca. 303-287)
Preservation comment
Wear: VG. Slightly nicked and pitted. Extensive film of white to light blue bronze disease on both faces.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 17, no. 100 (R. Hholfelder)
Axis (1-12
9
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
12.0
Numismatic Mint
Corinth
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
2.53
Obverse Description
Pegasos flying to left
Obverse Inscription
Below, Ϙ
Reverse Description
Ornamented trident head; to left uncertain control (vase? pine cone? grain?)
Reverse Description
Reverse: ornamented trident head; to left, amphora
Reverse Inscription
To lower left and right, Δ – Ω (traces)
Belongs to Historical Period
Early Hellenistic (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Mythological Animal (Visual Motif)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 693 (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/co0693>