Co 1064 (Middle Roman as of Marcus Aurelius from Corinth) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
Corinth VI.1, 154, p. 32, pl. IV (K. Edwards)
Comparanda
RPC IV.1, temp. 9466
Comparanda
BCDCorinth, 683, p. 96
Preservation comment
Wear: P. Consistent attrition around edges and on both faces as reduced diameter (1-3 mm) and weight (2-5 g).
Axis (1-12
6
Has denomination
As
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
26.0
Numismatic Mint
Corinth
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
10.78
Obverse Description
Laureate head of emperor to right
Obverse Inscription
[I M] AVR [A]N[T]O-[NIN]VS [AVG]
Reverse Description
Poseidon enthroned to left, left arm upraised [with trident] and right arm extended forward holding dolphin swimming downward
Reverse Inscription
C L I - COR
Belongs to Historical Period
Middle Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Dolphin (Visual Motif)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Poseidon/Neptune (Visual Motif)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 1064 (Middle Roman as of Marcus Aurelius 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/co1064>