Co 763 (Early Roman bronze coin of Athens) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
AgoraXXVI, 152, p. 108, pl. 14 (J. Kroll)
Comparanda
SvoronosPick19231926, pl. 80:37-43
Axis (1-12
12
Has denomination
reduced-ae1
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
19.0
Numismatic Mint
Athens
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
6.64
Obverse Description
Head of Athena to right, wearing crested Corinthian helmet; within dotted border
Reverse Description
Owl standing right on prow; to right, ear of wheat (traces); all within olive wreath (traces)
Reverse Inscription
Α|[ΘΕ]
Belongs to Historical Period
Early Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Athena/Minerva (Visual Motif)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Bird (Visual Motif)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 763 (Early Roman bronze coin of Athens).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co0763>