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cn coin 20371

Connected to Type
CN Type 2724 🔍
Mint
Ainos 🔍
Region: Thrace
Typology
Date
c. 455/454-453/452 BC
Classical Period  🔍
Obverse
Design
Head of Hermes, right, wearing petasus.
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Reverse
Legend
Legend reverse ΑΙΝΙ
Design
Goat standing right, in incuse square.
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Symbol
herm on throne to right (position: at the bottom right)
Metrology
Denomination
tetradrachm (triple siglos) 🔍
Material
silver  🔍
Diameter
26 mm
Weight
15.78 g
Axis
3
Owner
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, us  
Owner Inventory No.: 04.603
Provenience: By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren (Regling, Die Griechischen Münzen der Sammlung Warren, no. 458); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Reproduction Owner
BBAW, Berlin [de]
Plaster Cast No: AIN_2L_11_010
Citation
Strack and Münzer, Die antiken Münzen Nord-Griechenlands. 2. Die Münzen der Thraker und der Städte Abdera, Ainos, Anchialos 1. Halbbd., Berlin 1912 p. 157, nr. 260,2 
May, Ainos, its History and Coinage, 474-341 B.C, London 1950 p. 62, nr. 73a 
Literature
May, Ainos, its History and Coinage, 474-341 B.C, London 1950 p. 57-63, nr. 67-74, pl. II+III (Symbol with kerykeion next to throne: Nos. 68.69.70.71.74; Symbol with a goat figure on the armrest: Nos. 67.72.73)   
Strack and Münzer, Die antiken Münzen Nord-Griechenlands. 2. Die Münzen der Thraker und der Städte Abdera, Ainos, Anchialos 1. Halbbd., Berlin 1912 p. 156-157, nr. 259-260 (caduceus: 259; goat: 260)   
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cn coin 20371, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/CN_20371 [Last downloaded: 2024/04/21]
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