Co 1044 (Late Republican as of Corinth) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
RPC I, no. 1128
Comparanda
Amandry1988, pp. 136-138, émission VI
Comparanda
BMCCorinth, 496, 497, p. 60, pl. XV:7
Axis (1-12
9
Has denomination
As
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
22.0
Numismatic Mint
Corinth
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
6.13
Obverse Description
Head of smiling Aphrodite to right, with hair tied back and falling loosely down neck; all within beaded border
Obverse Inscription
Lower left, COR[INT]
Reverse Description
Bellerophon holding lance rides Pegasos to right, rearing up over chimaera on ground line
Reverse Inscription
[Q CAE]CIL NIGR | C H[EIO PAM]; in exergue, IIVIR
Belongs to Historical Period
Early Roman (Historical Period)
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Republican (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Aphrodite/Venus (Visual Motif)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Mythological Animal (Visual Motif)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 1044 (Late Republican as of Corinth).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co1044>