Co 919 (Late Classical-Early Hellenistic bronze coin from Corinth) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Description
Blunt relief on obverse from worn die(?).
Preservation comment
Wear: P/G. Extensive, slight pitting and scratching. Small, thin areas of pale blue bronze disease especially on reverse.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 18, no. 133 (R. Hohlfelder)
Axis (1-12
9
Has denomination
Chalkous
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
9.0
Numismatic Mint
Corinth
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
1.56
Obverse Description
Pegasos flying to left
Obverse Inscription
Below, Ϙ
Reverse Description
Ornamented trident head; to left and right, Δ – [ ]
Belongs to Historical Period
Early Hellenistic (Historical Period)
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Classical (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Mythological Animal (Visual Motif)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 919 (Late Classical-Early Hellenistic bronze coin 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/co0919>