Co 838 (Middle Roman as of Philip I from Rome) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
RIC IV.3, Philip I 166a, p. 89
Preservation comment
Wear: aEF. Large chip from edge. Large areas of shallow and deep flaking on both faces; incipient bronze disease on obverse.
Axis (1-12
12
Has denomination
As
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
25.0
Numismatic Mint
Rome
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
10.94
Obverse Description
Laureate bust of emperor to right
Obverse Inscription
[IM]P M I[VL P]HILIPPVS AVG
Reverse Description
Aequitas standing to left holding scales in right hand, cornucopia in left
Reverse Inscription
AEQVITAS [AVG]; to lower left and right, S – [C]
Belongs to Historical Period
Middle Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 838 (Middle Roman as of Philip I from Rome).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co0838>