Co 1133 (Early Roman hemiassarion(?) of Antoninus Pius from Argos) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
sim. BCDPeloponnesos, 1190, p. 283 (same design but assarion)
Comparanda
sim. RPCVI.1, 4630 (same design but assarion)
Axis (1-12
12
Has denomination
hemiassarion
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
14.0
Numismatic Mint
Argos
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
2.76
Obverse Description
Laureate head of emperor to right
Obverse Inscription
[ΑV]Τ Α[ΝΤⲰΝⲈ]-ΙΝΟⲤ ⲈVⲤ[ⲈΒΗⲤ]
Reverse Description
Turreted Hera seated left holding scepter in left arm and [pomegranate] in extended right hand
Reverse Inscription
ΑΡΓⲈ-ΙⲰ[Ν]
Belongs to Historical Period
Early Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Obverse Photograph
Reverse Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 1133 (Early Roman hemiassarion(?) of Antoninus Pius from Argos).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co1133>