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cn coin 10293

Connected to Type
CN Type 11908 🔍
Mint
Sestos 🔍
Region: Thrace
Date
c. 200-100 BC
Hellenistic Period
Obverse
Design
Female head, left.
Reverse
Legend
ΣΗΣΤΙΑ
Design
Demeter seated left on basket, wearing kalathos and holding ears of corn.
Symbol
thunderbolt (position: on the left)
Metrology
Denomination
large denomination (bronze) 🔍
Material
bronze
Diameter
19 mm
Weight
6.05 g
Axis
12
Owner
Münzkabinett Berlin, Berlin, de  
Owner Inventory No.: 18247053
Provenience: 1900 Imhoof-Blumer - Vorbesitzer Imhoof-Blumer
Literature
Fritze, Sestos. Die Menas-Inschrift und das Münzwesen der Stadt 1, 1907 p. 6, nr. 13 
Poole, BMC. Catalogue of Greek coins: the Tauric Chersonese, Sarmatia, Dacia, Moesia, Thrace, &c., Bologna 1979 p. 199, nr. 12 
Fritze, Sestos. Die Menas-Inschrift und das Münzwesen der Stadt 1, 1907 p. 6, nr. 13 
Poole, BMC. Catalogue of Greek coins: the Tauric Chersonese, Sarmatia, Dacia, Moesia, Thrace, &c., Bologna 1979 p. 199, nr. 12 
Hoover, Handbook of coins of Macedon and its neighbors. Part II: Thrace, Skythia, and Taurike: sixth to first centuries BC, Lancaster, Pa. London 2017 p. 172, nr. 1644 
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cn coin 10293, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/CN_10293 [Last downloaded: 2022/01/26]
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