Co 850 (Early Roman assarion of the deified Faustina from Delphi) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 55, no. 696 (R. Hohlfelder identified as “Uncertain, Roman Imperial“)
Axis (1-12
12
Has denomination
Assarion
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
25.0
Numismatic Mint
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Numismatic Weight (grs.)
11.31
Obverse Description
[Draped] head of Faustina to right
Obverse Inscription
[ΘⲈΑ] ΦΑΥ-[ⲤΤ]Ⲉ[ΙΝΑ]
Reverse Description
Apollo seated to left on [rock], raising right hand to head and resting left arm on large lyre (traces)
Reverse Inscription
⤿ ΔⲈΛ-ΦΩΝ
Belongs to Historical Period
Early Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 850 (Early Roman assarion of the deified Faustina from Delphi).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co0850>