Co 1331 (Late Hellenistic tetrachalkon[?] of Sikyon) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
Warren1984, pp. 18-22, Group 12
Preservation comment
Wear: G. Extensive, slight to moderate pitting and cratering and moderate marginal flaking. Patches of white bronze disease on both faces.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 56, no. 725 (R. Hohlfelder identified as “Uncertain, Roman Imperial“)
Axis (1-12
1
Has denomination
Tetrachalkon
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
18.0
Numismatic Mint
Sikyon
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
6.93
Obverse Description
Laureate head of Apollo to right
Reverse Description
Dove flying to left
Reverse Inscription
Uncertain letter above wing
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Hellenistic (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Bird (Visual Motif)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 1331 (Late Hellenistic tetrachalkon[?] 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/co1331>