Co 2065 (Late Classical-Early Hellenistic bronze coin of the Boeotian League) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
AgoraXXVI, 592, p. 204, pl. 25 (J. Kroll)
Comparanda
BMCCentralGreece, Boeotia 57-58, p. 38, pl. V:17
Preservation comment
Wear: G. Extensive, slight to moderate pitting especially reverse; separation of coin and moderate cracking. Patches of white to pale green bronze corrosion on both faces.
Axis (1-12
3
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
13.0
Numismatic Mint
Thebes
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
2.61
Obverse Description
Boiotian shield
Reverse Description
Ornamented trident; to lower right, ivy leaf (traces)
Reverse Inscription
To left, ΒΟΙΩ[Τ]Ω[Ν]
Belongs to Historical Period
Early Hellenistic (Historical Period)
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Classical (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 2065 (Late Classical-Early Hellenistic bronze coin of the Boeotian League).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co2065>