Agora Object: MC 1353
Inventory Number:   MC 1353
Section Number:   ΒΖ 218
Conservation Number:   527
Title:   Token
Category:   Misc. Clay Objects
Description:   Complete fired clay disk with irregular edges.
Side A: standing Athena Parthenos with shield by her proper left side and Nike in her out-stretched hand. The accompanying serpent is displaced from its usual position inside the shield to the space beneath the Nike.
Side B: plain.
Cf. LIMC II, Athena 216, 217, where Parthenos appears on roughly contemporary coins of Side and Aphrodisias. See also Agora X, pp. 117-118, pl. 30, nos. L 301, L 303.
Context:   North-south road, layer 17.
Notebook Page:   1863
Negatives:   96-7-(9), 96-7-(10), 96-7-(11), 96-7-(12), 96-7-13, 97-5-(1), 97-5-(2), 97-5-(3), 97-5-(4), 97-9-(6), 97-9-(7), 97-9-(8), 97-9-(9), 97-9-(10), 97-9-(11), 97-9-(12)
Dimensions:   Diam. 0.025; Th. 0.008
Material:   Ceramic
Date:   20 July 1994
Section:   ΒΖ
Grid:   J/9,11-2/12,15
Bibliography:   Hesperia Suppl. 31 (2003),
    Hesperia 65 (1996), p. 241, pl. 70, no. 20.
Published Type:   LIMC II, Athena 216, 217.
    Agora X, pp. 117-118, pl. 30, nos. L 301, L 303.
References:   Publication: Agora X
Publication: Hesperia 65 (1996)
Publication: Hesperia Suppl. 31 (2003)
Images (18)
Card: MC 1353