Menu

cn coin 130

Mint
Byzantion 🔍
Region: Thrace
Date
c. 411-387/386 BC
Classical Period
Obverse
Die
Byz_0103_V87 🔍
Legend
Legend obverse ΒΥ
Design
Bull standing left on dolphin, left, raising right forehoof.
Reverse
Die
Byz_0104_R98 🔍
Design
Incuse square of mill-sail pattern, roughened or dotted ground.
Metrology
Denomination
drachm 🔍
Material
silver
Diameter
17 mm / 16 mm
Weight
5.43 g
Owner
British Museum, Department of Coins and Medals, London, gb  
Owner Inventory No.: 102
Reproduction Owner
BBAW, Berlin [de]
Plaster Cast No: 104, London 102
Citation
Schönert-Geiß, Die Münzprägung von Byzantion. Autonome Zeit, Berlin 1970 p. 87, nr. 104, pl. 5, pic. 104 
Imhoof-Blumer, Beiträge zur Erklärung griechischer Münztypen 5, 1910 p. 93, nr. 1 
Babelon, Traité des monnaies grecques et romaines 2/4 2/4, Paris 1932 nr. 1531 
Poole, BMC. Catalogue of Greek coins: the Tauric Chersonese, Sarmatia, Dacia, Moesia, Thrace, &c., Bologna 1979 p. 93, nr. 1 
Literature
Schönert-Geiß, Die Münzprägung von Byzantion. Autonome Zeit, Berlin 1970 p. 83-91, nr. 1-234, pl. 1-12 
Cite this record:
cn coin 130, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/CN_130 [Last downloaded: 2022/01/16]
License:
Creative Commons Lizenzvertrag
This record is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution - NonCommercial - ShareAlike 3.0 Germany License
Contact
Comments or information about this coin? Please email us