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cn coin 14989

Connected to Type
CN Type 3176 🔍
Mint
Abydos 🔍
Region: Troas
Date
c. 100-65 BC
Hellenistic Period  🔍
Obverse
Design
Diademed and draped bust of Artemis, right; bow and quiver over left shoulder.
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Reverse
Legend
Legend reverse ΑΒΥΔΗΝΩΝ // ΑΠΟΛΛΟΦΑ/ΝΟΥ
Design
Eagle standing right, wings spread; within laurel wreath.
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Symbol
palm branch (position: at the bottom right)
Persons
Magistrate
Apollophanes 🔍
Metrology
Denomination
tetradrachm 🔍
Material
silver  🔍
Diameter
31 mm
Weight
16.86 g
Axis
12
Owner
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, us  
Owner Inventory No.: 61.1039
Provenience: Ex Slg. Clarence S. Bement; Naville 8 (23-24.06.1924; Bement Collection), lot 1403 [as ex Maxime Collignon sale, Paris, 1919, lot 316]); ex R. Cyril Lockett Collection (SNG, Lockett, no. 2729); ex Glendining (21-23.02.1961; Lockett Collection), lot 2204; purchased at the Lockett auction by A. H. Baldwin and Sons, Ltd. (London); October 11, 1961: 61.1039–61.1067 purchased by MFA from A. H. Baldwin and Sons, Ltd. for a total price of £ 1099.
Reproduction Owner
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston [us]
Citation
Comstock and Vermuele, Greek coins 1950 to 1963. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston 1964 nr. 156, pic. 156 
Callataÿ, Abydos sur Aesillas, Αθηνα 1996 p. 88 
Robinson, Sylloge nummorum Graecorum. Volume III. The Lockett Collection. Part 4. Peloponnese-Aeolis., London 1946 nr. 2729, pl. XLVIII, pic. 2729 
Naville & Cie, Catalogue of public auction VII (23-24.06.1924). Collection Clarence S. Bement de Philadelphia (U.S.A.). Monnaies grecques antiques en or et en argent. Seconde partie: Attique a Mauritanie VII, 1924 p. 30, nr. 1403, pl. 49, pic. 1403 
Literature
Callataÿ and Heesch, Greek and Roman coins from the Du Chastel Collection: coin cabinet of the Royal Library of Belgium, London 1999 p. 45, nr. 252, pl. 13, pic. 252  
Bosch and Kraft, Sylloge nummorum graecorum Deutschland. Heft 5: Sammlung v. Aulock. Troas, Aeolis, Lesbos, 1439-1767, Berlin 1959 nr. 1454, pl. 45, pic. 1454  
Wroth, A catalogue of the Greek coins in the British Museum. Catalogue of the Greek coins of Troas, Aeolis and Lesbos, Bologna 1964 p. 6, nr. 52, pl. II, pic. 11  
Sear, Greek Coins and their Values, London 1994 p. 372-373, nr. 4013  
Robinson, Sylloge nummorum Graecorum. Volume III. The Lockett Collection. Part 4. Peloponnese-Aeolis., London 1946 nr. 2729, pl. XLVIII, pic. 2729  
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