Co 863 (Late Classical-Early Hellenistic bronze coin from Rhodes) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
sim. AgoraXXVI, 963, p. 275 (left of rose, Η; J. Kroll)
Comparanda
sim. BMCCaria, 108-117, p. 240
Preservation comment
Wear: F+. Slight, somewhat extensive pitting and rare flaking; large patches of white to pale blue bronze disease on both faces.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 15, no. 54 (R. Hohlfelder)
Axis (1-12
12
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
10.0
Numismatic Mint
Rhodes
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
1.5
Obverse Description
Head of Rhodos to right, wearing stephane
Reverse Description
Rose blossom
Reverse Inscription
Ρ–[Ο]; to left, Α
Belongs to Historical Period
Early Hellenistic (Historical Period)
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Classical (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 863 (Late Classical-Early Hellenistic bronze coin from Rhodes).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co0863>