Co 1248 (Late Classical-Early Hellenistic chalkous of Sikyon) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
Warren1983, pp. 52, 54, Group 6A.2
Preservation comment
Wear: P/G. Sparsely chipped edge; extensive, moderate pitting to cratering and flaking. Wide areas of thin, light green bronze disease on both faces.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 81, no. 1302 (R. Hohlfelder identified as “Illegible“)
Axis (1-12
12
Has denomination
Chalkous
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
17.0
Numismatic Mint
Sikyon
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
4.75
Obverse Description
Dove flying to left
Obverse Inscription
Between upper wing and tail, Θ
Reverse Description
Tripod-lebes within wreath that ties below
Material
Bronze (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Bird (Visual Motif)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 1248 (Late Classical-Early Hellenistic chalkous of Sikyon).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co1248>