Coin of Corinth with head of Augustus, struck under C. Servilius C. f. Primus and M. Antonius Hipparchus

Roman Provincial
Early Imperial Period
about 2–1 B.C.


Mint: Achaea: Peloponnese, Corinth

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 8.14 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

59.689

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Agustus right, bare.
CAESAR CORINTHI
Reverse: Heads, face to face, of Caius and Lucius, bare.
Between the heads: C L
Around: CSERVILIOCFPRIMOMANTONIOHIPPARCHOIIVIR
Duovirs are: C.Servilius C f Primus and M. Antonius Hipparchus

Provenance

By date unknown: G. Mazzini Collection (Monete Imperiali Romane, vol. 1, p. 97, no. 3); by date unknown: with Leu & Co., 32 rue de la Gare, Zurich, Switzerland; October 8, 1959: gift of Leu & Co. to MFA

Credit Line

Gift of Leu & Company, Zurich