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cn coin 21164

Connected to Type
CN Type 2948 🔍
Mint
Ainos 🔍
Region: Thrace
Date
c. 382/381-380/379 BC
Classical Period
Obverse
Design
Head of Hermes facing, slightly left, wearing petasus with dotted brim; hair standing out on either side in richly curling locks.
Reverse
Legend
Legend reverse ΑΙΝΙΟΝ
Design
Goat standing right, in incuse square.
Symbol
trophy (position: at the bottom right)
Metrology
Denomination
tetradrachm 🔍
Material
silver
Diameter
25 mm
Weight
15.18 g
Axis
12
Owner
Martin von Wagner Museum, Universität Würzburg, Würzburg, de  
Owner Inventory No.: Ka 1260 = H 6627
Provenience: Ex Coll. Herbert Wellhöfer
Literature
Strack and Münzer, Die antiken Münzen Nord-Griechenlands. 2. Die Münzen der Thraker und der Städte Abdera, Ainos, Anchialos 1. Halbbd., Berlin 1912 p. 180, nr. 342 
May, Ainos, its History and Coinage, 474-341 B.C, London 1950 p. 234-236, nr. 381-383, pl. VI 
Strack and Münzer, Die antiken Münzen Nord-Griechenlands. 2. Die Münzen der Thraker und der Städte Abdera, Ainos, Anchialos 1. Halbbd., Berlin 1912 p. 180, nr. 342 
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cn coin 21164, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/CN_21164 [Last downloaded: 2022/01/21]
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