Co 1178 (Late Classical bronze coin of Phlius) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
MacIsaac1988, pp. 49–53, Type I (“at the end of” Issue 1)
Preservation comment
Wear: P. Roughly 30% snapped off; extensive, slight to moderate pitting and rare cratering. Film of white bronze disease on both faces.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 61, no. 943 (R. Hohlfelder identified as “Uncertain, Late Roman/Early Byzantine“)
Axis (1-12
3
Has denomination
Chalkous
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
10.5
Numismatic Mint
Phlious
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
1.0
Obverse Description
Bull butting to left (traces)
Reverse Description
Large Φ without pellets(?)
Belongs to Historical Period
Early Hellenistic (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Bull (Visual Motif)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 1178 (Late Classical bronze coin of Phlius).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co1178>