Co 864 (Early Roman as of Augustus from Corinth) [permalink] [show fewer links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Cited by
Amandry1979, p. 239 (rev. KenchreaiIII)
Comparanda
RPC I, 1138
Comparanda
Amandry1988, pp. 108, 148-150, émission XIIa-g
Comparanda
BMCCorinth 491, p. 59, pl. XV:4
Preservation comment
Wear: G+/aG. Extensive, minute pitting and scratching and rare cratering; small, thin area of incipient light blue bronze disease on obverse.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 25, no. 240 (R. Hohlfelder identified as “Corinth under Roman Rule ... Uncertain“)
Axis (1-12
6
Has denomination
as
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
30.0
Numismatic Mint
Corinth
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
6.01
Obverse Description
Bare head of emperor to right
Obverse Inscription
[AV]GVSTV[S – [CORINTH]
Reverse Description
Four lines of text within wreath
Reverse Inscription
P AE[BVT] SP [F] | C IVLIO [HERA] | [IIVIR] Q[VI(N)] | ITE[R]
Belongs to Historical Period
Early Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph