Co 889 (Early Roman semis of Nero from Euboean Chalcis) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
RPC I, 1353
Comparanda
CorinthVI, 275, p. 46, pl. VII (from Forum, East Stoa)
Comparanda
Picard1979, pp. 126-127, no. 96, pl. XXII (strategos Tiberius Claudius Euthyklides Chalcideon)
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 28, no. 288 (R. Hohlfelder identified as “Uncertain, Greek Imperial“)
Axis (1-12
1
Has denomination
semis
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
19.0
Numismatic Mint
Chalcis
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
6.59
Obverse Description
Bare head of emperor to right
Obverse Inscription
ΝⲈΡⲰΝ - ΚΑΙⲤΑΡ
Reverse Description
Head of Hera to right wearing pearled polos
Reverse Inscription
ⲤΤΡΑ ΤΙ ΚΛΑΥ ⲈΥΘΥΚΛΙ ΧΑΛ
Belongs to Historical Period
Early Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 889 (Early Roman semis of Nero from Euboean Chalcis).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co0889>