Corinth Coin: 1937 74
Collection:   Corinth
Type:   Coin
Name:   1937 74
Title:   Copper/Bronze Coin of Alexius I (1092 - 1118), post reform, 1092 A.D. - 1118 A.D.
Year:   1937
Coin Number:   74
Period:   Byzantine
Material:   AE
Mint:   Thessalonika
Authority:   Alexius I (1092 - 1118), post reform
Obverse Legend:   gr> A - [A] / K - F
Obverse Type:   Patriarchal cross on two steps; letters in angles
Reverse Legend:    L[LC JI ]
Reverse Type:   Bust of emperor wearing stemma, divitision, and jeweled loros of traditional type; holds in r. hand jeweled scepter, and in l., gl. cr.
Axis Clock:   12
Weight Description:   1.83
Weight:   1.83
Diameter:   15
Chronology:   1092 A.D. - 1118 A.D.
Findspot Description:   Agora N.C.
Excavation Date: 10/2/1937, #41-50
Notebook 171, p. 48.
Notes:   Study Collection. Data Entry Funded by the Kress Foundation.
Thessalonika, Type D
Reference:   DOC IV.1, p. 240, 45a.1 ff.; Hendy, p.89, pl. 8, 13-15; Edwards, p. 142, 123
Site:   Corinth
City:   Ancient Corinth
Country:   Greece
References:   Image: digital 2010 2425
Image: digital 2010 2426
Image: digital 2010 2427