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cn coin 168

Connected to Type
CN Type 3987 🔍
Mint
Byzantion 🔍
Region: Thrace
Date
c. 411-387/386 BC
Classical Period  🔍
Obverse
Die
Byz_0176_V154 🔍
Legend
Legend obverse ΒΥ
Design
Bull standing left on dolphin, left, raising right forehoof.
Reverse
Die
Byz_0176_R168 🔍
Design
Incuse square of mill-sail pattern, roughened or dotted ground.
Metrology
Denomination
drachm 🔍
Material
silver  🔍
Diameter
16 mm / 15 mm
Weight
4.78 g
Owner
British Museum, Department of Coins and Medals, London, gb  
Please note that the current ownership is not confirmed.
Owner Inventory No.: 101
Reproduction Owner
BBAW, Berlin [de]
Plaster Cast No: 176, London 101
Findspot
Oxus, tj [tj]
Hoard
IGCH 1822  
Citation
Bellinger, The Coins from the Treasure of the Oxus 10, 1975 p. 53, nr. 1 
Schönert-Geiß, Die Münzprägung von Byzantion. Autonome Zeit, Berlin 1970 p. 89, nr. 176, pl. 9, pic. 176 
Literature
Schönert-Geiß, Die Münzprägung von Byzantion. Autonome Zeit, Berlin 1970 p. 83-91, nr. 1-234, pl. 1-12 
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. 80, nr. 1389 
Cite this record:
cn coin 168, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/CN_168 [Last downloaded: 2022/07/05]
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