Co 830 (Late Classical-Early Classical chalkous of Sikyon) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
Warren1983, pp. 38-39, Group 4C.6
Preservation comment
Wear: G. Extensive marginal chipping; somewhat extensive, minute pitting and dense, thin striations from vigorous mechanical cleaning. Wide areas of white to pale green bronze disease on both faces.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 81, no. 1281 (R. Hohlfelder identified as “Illegible“)
Axis (1-12
6
Has denomination
Chalkous
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
16.0
Numismatic Mint
Sikyon
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
2.24
Obverse Description
Dove flying to left
Reverse Inscription
ΣΙ within wreath tied below
Belongs to Historical Period
Early Hellenistic (Historical Period)
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Classical (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Bird (Visual Motif)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 830 (Late Classical-Early Classical 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/co0830>