Co 906 (Early-Middle Hellenistic bronze coin of Sicyon) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
CorinthVI, 313, p. 52, pl. 7 (K. M. Edwards)
Comparanda
Warren1983, pp. 36-37, no. 6 (Group 4A)
Preservation comment
Wear: EF. Very slight nicking; patches of light blue bronze disease.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 15, no. 58 (R. Hohlfelder)
Axis (1-12
10
Has denomination
Chalkous
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
14.0
Numismatic Mint
Sikyon
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
2.06
Obverse Description
Dove flying to right
Reverse Inscription
Σ within wreath that ties above
Belongs to Historical Period
Early Hellenistic (Historical Period)
Belongs to Historical Period
Middle Hellenistic (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Bird (Visual Motif)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 906 (Early-Middle Hellenistic bronze coin of Sicyon).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co0906>