Co 1318 (Late Republican as of Mark Antony Imperator with countermark) [permalink] [show more links]
Inventoried Coin
Not after (date)
Not before (date)
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
RPC I, 1456
Amandry1986, pp. 82-83, no. II.1.D, pls. 13-14 (L. Sempronius Atratinus: Série lourde, as)
Obverse struck off flan to lower right. Centering dimple on obverse.
Preservation comment
Wear: G/P. Deep chip with contiguous crack at obverse axis 7; extensive, moderate pitting and rare gouging. Scattered areas of incipient white to pale blue bronze disease on both faces.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 56, no. 723 (R. Hohlfelder identified as “Uncertain, Roman Imperial“)
Axis (1-12)
Has denomination
Numismatic Authority
Marcus Antonius (triumvir, 43-31)
Numismatic Diameter (mm)
Numismatic Weight (g)
Obverse Description
Countermark behind neck at edge (obverse axis 7) in shallow incuse square (4 mm): bold circle and straight and curving projections on both sides: ligature? fruit?
Obverse Description
Jugate bare heads of Antony and Octavia (traces) to right
Obverse Inscription
↖︎ M • AN[T • IMP • TER • COS • DES • ITER • ET • TER • III • VI]R • R • P • C
Reverse Description
Galley under sail to right
Reverse Inscription
L • ATRATINVS • AVG]VR • COS • DESI[G]; below ship, Α (traces)
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Republican (Historical Period)
Bronze (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Maritime Activities
Obverse Photograph
Reverse Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 1318 (Late Republican as of Mark Antony Imperator with countermark).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2024. <>