Co 1131 (Venetian late colonial gazzetta) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
Co 606
Comparanda
AgoraII, 2021, p. 82
Comparanda
NemeaIII, 3145, 3146, p. 235, pl. 32 (“late colonial bronze”)
Comparanda
Papadopoli1919, p. 939
Preservation comment
Wear: P. Several large chips around edges; extensive, severe erosion and pitting to a thin and brittle state.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 72, 1100 (R. Hohlfelder identified as “Uncertain, Sixth Century, Decanummium“)
Has denomination
gazzetta
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
25.0
Numismatic Mint
Venice
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
1.67
Obverse Description
Nimbate and winged lion facing, [holding Gospels]
Obverse Inscription
✶· S · MARC · VE[N ✶]; in exergue, ✶ II ✶
Reverse Inscription
<rosette> | ARMATA | ET | MOREA | <rosette> (traces)
Material
Copper (Material)
Obverse Photograph
Reverse Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 1131 (Venetian late colonial gazzetta).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co1131>