Co 1299 (Early Roman as of Caligula from Corinth) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
RPC I, 1172
Comparanda
Amandry1988, pp. 181-186, émission XVII.25
Comparanda
sim. AgoraXXVI 686a-d, p. 225 (J. Kroll)
Description
Centering dimple on obverse.
Preservation comment
Wear: G. Slightly nicked edge; extensive, slight pitting and scratching.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 21, no. 193 (R. Hohlfelder)
Axis (1-12
4
Has denomination
As
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
18.5
Numismatic Mint
Corinth
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
7.15
Obverse Description
Head of emperor to left
Obverse Inscription
C [CAE]SAR - AVGVSTV
Reverse Description
Pegasos flying to right
Reverse Inscription
P – [VIPSAN]IO A-GR[IPPA IIVIR]; below, COR
Belongs to Historical Period
Early Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Mythological Animal (Visual Motif)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 1299 (Early Roman as of Caligula 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/co1299>