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cn coin 1575

Connected to Type
CN Type 6028 🔍
Mint
Byzantion 🔍
Region: Thrace
Date
c. middle 3. c.-220/219 BC
Hellenistic Period
Obverse
Die
Byz_0987_V4 🔍
Design
Veiled head of Demeter, right, wearing corn wreath, earrings and necklace.
Reverse
Die
Byz_0987_R8 🔍
Legend
Legend reverse ΒΥ // ΕΠΙ ΜΕΝΙΣΚΟΥ
Design
Poseidon seated right on rock, naked to waist, holding aplustre in outstretched right hand and trident in left arm over his shoulder; to right, monogram. Ground line.
Persons
Magistrate
Meniskos 🔍
Metrology
Denomination
tetradrachm 🔍
Material
silver
Diameter
27.5 mm / 26 mm
Weight
13.75 g
Axis
12
Owner
Gosudarsvennyj Ermitaž (Ermitage), Sankt Petersburg, ru  
Please note that the current ownership is not confirmed.
Provenience: Sammlung Jakunčikov
Reproduction Owner
BBAW, Berlin [de]
Plaster Cast No: 987
Citation
Schönert-Geiß, Die Münzprägung von Byzantion. Autonome Zeit, Berlin 1970 p. 134, nr. 987, pl. 42, pic. 987 
Dompierre de Chaufepié and Kerkwijk, Choix de Monnaies et Médailles du Cabinet Royal de la Haye, La Haye 1910 pl. 1, pic. 27 
Literature
Schönert-Geiß, Die Münzprägung von Byzantion. Autonome Zeit, Berlin 1970 p. 133-134, nr. 979-991, pl. 42-43 
Cite this record:
cn coin 1575, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/CN_1575 [Last downloaded: 2021/12/07]
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