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cn coin 20765

Connected to Type
CN Type 2819 🔍
Mint
Ainos 🔍
Region: Thrace
Typology
Date
c. 409/408-408/407 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
laurel-spray (position: on the right)
Metrology
Denomination
tetradrachm (triple siglos) 🔍
Material
silver  🔍
Diameter
26 mm
Weight
16.12 g
Axis
9
Owner
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, us  
Owner Inventory No.: 58.307
Provenience: By date unknown: S. Pozzi Collection: by 1920: with Naville & Cie., 6 and 8 Rue Pécolat, Geneva, Switzerland (auction of the Pozzi Collection, Galeries Fischer, Lucerne, Switzerland, April 4ff., 1921, lot 1019); by date unknown: R. Cyril Lockett Collection (SNG, Lockett, 1938, no. 1156); by 1958: with Glendining & Co., Ltd., 7 Blenheim Street, New Bond Street, London, W. 1 (auction of the Lockett Collection, part 6, February 12-13, 1958, lot 1072); purchased at the Lockett auction on behalf of MFA by A. H. Baldwin & Sons, Ltd., 3 Robert Street, Adelphi, London, W.C. 2; March 13, 1958: purchased by MFA from A. H. Baldwin & Sons, Ltd. for <br>£ 5,354/8/0 (this is the total price of 58.301-58.313)
Reproduction Owner
BBAW, Berlin [de]
Plaster Cast No: AIN_2L_12_056
Citation
May, Ainos, its History and Coinage, 474-341 B.C, London 1950 p. 161, nr. 280a 
Literature
May, Ainos, its History and Coinage, 474-341 B.C, London 1950 p. 160-161, nr. 280, pl. IV  
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cn coin 20765, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/CN_20765 [Last downloaded: 2024/04/24]
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