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cn coin 21265

Mint
Thasos 🔍
Region: Thrace
Date
Archaic Period  🔍
Obverse
Design
Nude Silenus advancing right, with long hair and beard, carrying off in his arms a nymph with long hair, wearing grament, raising her right hand in protest.
Reverse
Design
Incuse square of mill-sail pattern with uneven surface.
Metrology
Denomination
stater 🔍
Material
silver  🔍
Diameter
17 mm
Weight
4.37 g
Owner
Martin von Wagner Museum, Universität Würzburg, Würzburg, de  
Owner Inventory No.: Ka 1703 = H 6273
Provenience: Ex Coll. Walter Schmidt
Literature
Grandjean et al., Guide de Thasos, [Athènes]; Paris; diff. de Boccard 2000 p. 303-304, nr. 268.3 
Schwabacher, Sylloge Nummorum Graecorum. Copenhagen. The Royal Collection of Coins and Medals. Danish National Museum. Part 7: Thrace 2: Odessus - Sestos. Islands. Kings and Dynasts 7, Copenhagen 1943 nr. 1014-1016, pl. 20 
Hoover and Ashton, Handbook of Coins of the Islands: Adriatic, Ionian, Thracian, Aegean and Carpathian Seas (Excluding Crete and Cyprus): Sixth to First Centuries BC, Lancaster 2010 p. 79, nr. 332 
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cn coin 21265, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/CN_21265 [Last downloaded: 2022/08/11]
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