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cn coin 21158

Connected to Type
CN Type 5595 🔍
Mint
Abdera 🔍
Region: Thrace
Date
c. 395-360 BC
Classical Period
Obverse
Legend
Legend obverse ΑΒΔΗ
Design
Griffin leaping left, forepart and forpaws raised, with feathered wings, tail curling and open beak with tongue protruding.
Reverse
Legend
Legend reverse ΕΠΙ Μ-ΥΡΣΟ
Design
Nude youth standing left, holding discus in right hand, raising left hand; all within incuse square.
Symbol
laurel-spray (position: on the left)
Persons
Magistrate
Myrsos 🔍
Metrology
Denomination
stater 🔍
Material
silver
Diameter
24 mm
Weight
12.94 g
Axis
3
Owner
Martin von Wagner Museum, Universität Würzburg, Würzburg, de  
Owner Inventory No.: Ka 1255 = H 6622
Provenience: Ex Coll. Herbert Wellhöfer
Citation
May, The Coinage of Abdera: (540-345 B. C.), London 1966 nr. 272 
Literature
Chryssanthaki-Nagle, L'histoire monétaire d'Abdère en Thrace: (VIe s. avant J.-C. - IIe s. après J.-C.), Athen 2007 p. 132 
May, The Coinage of Abdera: (540-345 B. C.), London 1966 p. 209, nr. 272, pl. 15 
Chryssanthaki-Nagle, L'histoire monétaire d'Abdère en Thrace: (VIe s. avant J.-C. - IIe s. après J.-C.), Athen 2007 p. 119-126 
Strack and Münzer, Die antiken Münzen Nord-Griechenlands. 2. Die Münzen der Thraker und der Städte Abdera, Ainos, Anchialos 1. Halbbd., Berlin 1912 p. 71, nr. 101 
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cn coin 21158, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/CN_21158 [Last downloaded: 2022/01/21]
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