Co 898 (Early Hellenistic bronze coin of Corinth) [permalink] [show fewer links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
BCDCorinth, 268, p. 40 (citing Price Class A, Group VII, 72, dated ca. 303-287)
Description
Obverse struck toward top of flan.
Preservation comment
Wear: VF. Extensive, slight to moderate pitting. Large patches of white to greenish blue bronze disease on both faces.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 18, no. 128 (R. Hohlfelder)
Axis (1-12
11
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
13.0
Numismatic Mint
Corinth
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
1.72
Obverse Description
Pegasos flying to left
Obverse Inscription
Below, Ϙ
Reverse Description
Ornamented trident head
Reverse Inscription
To left, Tyche with cornucopia; to right, Ν within circle
Belongs to Historical Period
Early Hellenistic (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Mythological Animal (Visual Motif)
Photograph
Photograph