Co 1292 (Early Roman assarion of Antoninus Pius from Corinth) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
RPC IV.1, temp 5096
Axis (1-12
3
Has denomination
Assarion
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
21.5
Numismatic Mint
Corinth
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
4.31
Obverse Description
Laureate head of emperor to right
Obverse Inscription
[ANT]ONINVS – [AVG PI]VS
Reverse Description
[Neptune] standing to right on biga drawn by hippocamps
Reverse Inscription
Above figure, [C L I - CO]R
Belongs to Historical Period
Early Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Poseidon/Neptune (Visual Motif)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 1292 (Early Roman assarion of Antoninus Pius 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/co1292>