Co 703 (Late Classical-Early Hellenistic chalkous of Sikyon) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
Warren1983, p. 39, Group 4C.8, pl. 7
Preservation comment
Wear: P/G. Frequently, slightly nicked edge; extensive fissuring and cracking across surfaces. Wide patches of pale blue to white bronze disease on both faces.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 81, no. 1274 (R. Hohlfelder identified as “Illegible”)
Axis (1-12
10
Has denomination
Chalkous
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
13.0
Numismatic Mint
Sikyon
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
1.69
Obverse Description
Dove flying to left
Reverse Inscription
[Σ]Ι in wreath that ties above
Belongs to Historical Period
Early Hellenistic (Historical Period)
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Classical (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 703 (Late Classical-Early Hellenistic chalkous of Sikyon).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co0703>