Co 885 (Early Roman as of Augustus from Corinth) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
Amandry1988, pp. 153-156, émission XIII
Comparanda
BMCCorinth, 509, p. 62, pl. XV:15
Preservation comment
Wear: P. Extensive, slight to moderate pitting. Wide, thin film of pale greenish blue bronze disease.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 55, no. 698 (R. Hohlfelder identified as “Uncertain, Roman Imperial”)
Axis (1-12
7
Has denomination
As
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
19.0
Numismatic Mint
Corinth
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
6.06
Obverse Description
Bare head [of Germanicus] to right
Obverse Inscription
[GERMANI–CVS CAESAR COR]
Reverse Inscription
[C MVSSIO PRISCO IIVIR C H]EIO P[OLLIONE ITER] within wreath of parsley
Belongs to Historical Period
Early Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 885 (Early Roman as of Augustus from Corinth).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co0885>