Co 827 (Early Roman as of Domitian from Corinth) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
RPC II, 182
Comparanda
CorinthVI, 96, p. 26, pl. III
Preservation comment
Wear: VF. Very slight nicking around edge; slight, extensive pitting and faint light brown patination.
Axis (1-12
7
Has denomination
As
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
19.0
Numismatic Mint
Corinth
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
7.48
Obverse Description
Laureate head of emperor to right
Obverse Inscription
[IMP CAES] DOMIT · AVG GER
Reverse Description
Neptune standing to left holding dolphin in extended right and trident in left hand
Reverse Inscription
COL IVL – AVG COR
Belongs to Historical Period
Early Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Dolphin (Visual Motif)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Poseidon/Neptune (Visual Motif)
Obverse Photograph
Reverse Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 827 (Early Roman as of Domitian 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/co0827>