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cn coin 1485

Mint
Byzantion 🔍
Region: Thrace
Date
5.-4. c. BC
Classical Period
Obverse
Die
Byz_0941_V5 🔍
Design
Bull's head and neck, right, head slightly facing; a taenia suspended on his right horn.
Reverse
Die
Byz_0941_R6 🔍
Legend
Legend reverse ΒΥ
Design
Ethnic surrounded by three dolphins swimming in counterclockwise direction.
Metrology
Denomination
Byzantium: bull's head/dolphin-series, small 🔍
Material
bronze
Diameter
11 mm
Weight
1.92 g
Owner
Istanbul Arkeoloji, Müzeleri Müdurlügü, Istanbul, tr
Please note that the current ownership is not confirmed.
Owner Inventory No.: 333
Provenience: Sammlung Diojen
Reproduction Owner
BBAW, Berlin [de]
Plaster Cast No: 941, Istanbul 333
Citation
Schönert-Geiß, Die Münzprägung von Byzantion. Autonome Zeit, Berlin 1970 p. 130, nr. 941 
Literature
Schönert-Geiß, Die Münzprägung von Byzantion. Autonome Zeit, Berlin 1970 p. 130, nr. 936-945, pl. 39 
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cn coin 1485, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/CN_1485 [Last downloaded: 2022/01/16]
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