Co 2075 (Early-Middle Roman hemiobol from Athens) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
sim. AgoraXXVI, 412, p. 164 (J. Kroll)
Preservation comment
Wear: aF. Small part of edge snapped off at obverse top, and remainder slightly nicked; extensive, moderate pitting to cratering. Wide, irregular spots to patches of white and light blue bronze disease on both faces.
Axis (1-12
12
Has denomination
hemiobol
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
16.5
Numismatic Mint
Athens
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
3.36
Obverse Description
Helmeted head of Athena to right
Reverse Description
Large tripod; within beaded border
Reverse Inscription
Α–Θ[ ]
Belongs to Historical Period
Early Roman (Historical Period)
Belongs to Historical Period
Middle Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Athena/Minerva (Visual Motif)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 2075 (Early-Middle Roman hemiobol from Athens).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co2075>