Co 1314 (Late Republican as of Mark Antony Imperator) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Comment
The minting of the “fleet coinage“ of Antony has been plausibly located in Greece.
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
Amandry1987, pp. 104-105, pls. 18-19 (this coin is no. D 5)
Description
Evidence for overstriking. Undertype: traces of neck of female head on reverse upper face.
Axis (1-12
2
Has denomination
As
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
25.0
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
9.49
Obverse Description
Jugate bare heads of Antony and Octavia to right
Obverse Inscription
[M ANT IMP TERT COS DESIG] ITER [ET TER IIIVIR R P C]
Reverse Description
Roman galley sailing to right; below right, Gorgoneion
Reverse Inscription
[M OPPI]VS CAPITO PRO PR PRAE CLA[SS F C]; below galley, A (traces)
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Republican (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Marine Activities
Obverse Photograph
Reverse Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 1314 (Late Republican as of Mark Antony Imperator).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co1314>