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cn coin 1500

Connected to Type
CN Type 6159 🔍
Mint
Byzantion 🔍
Region: Thrace
Date
3. c. BC
Hellenistic Period  🔍
Obverse
Die
Byz_1196_V56 🔍
Design
Veiled head of Demeter, right, wearing corn wreath.
Countermark
Grapes.
Reverse
Die
Byz_1196_R61 🔍
Legend
Legend reverse ΒΥΖΑΝΤΙ - ΕΠΙ / ΕΚΑΤΟΔΩΡ
Design
Cornucopia.
Countermark
Dolphin; round.
Persons
Magistrate
Hekatodoros 🔍
Metrology
Denomination
Byzantium: Demeter/cornucopia-series 🔍
Material
bronze  🔍
Diameter
21 mm
Weight
7.05 g
Owner
British Museum, Department of Coins and Medals, London, gb  
Please note that the current ownership is not confirmed.
Reproduction Owner
BBAW, Berlin [de]
Plaster Cast No: 1196, London 230
Citation
Schönert-Geiß, Die Münzprägung von Byzantion. Autonome Zeit, Berlin 1970 p. 143, nr. 1196, pl. 56, pic. 1196 
Poole, BMC. Catalogue of Greek coins: the Tauric Chersonese, Sarmatia, Dacia, Moesia, Thrace, &c., Bologna 1979 p. 96, nr. 35 
Literature
Schönert-Geiß, Die Münzprägung von Byzantion. Autonome Zeit, Berlin 1970 p. 143, nr. 1191-1199, pl. 55-56 
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. 87, nr. 1414 
Cite this record:
cn coin 1500, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/CN_1500 [Last downloaded: 2022/07/07]
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