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cn coin 3112

Connected to Type
CN Type 1559 🔍
Mint
Bizye 🔍
Region: Thrace
Date
244-249 AD
Roman Imperial Period
Obverse
Die
Biz_137_V_C 🔍
Legend
Legend obverse ΑVΤ Μ ΙΟVΛ - ΦΙΛΙΠΠΟϹ ΑVΓ
Design
Laureate bust of Philip the Arab, left, seen from front, wearing cuirass and paludamentum. Border of dots.
Reverse
Die
Biz_137_R137 🔍
Legend
Legend reverse ΒΙΖVΗΝΩΝ
Design
City view of Bizye walls with ten towers and half-opened city gate, flanked by two towers; above, gallery of seven arches with statues inside; surmounted by quadriga to right flanked by two figures; to left of the gate, relief of Thracian rider, to right, relief of the three Charites (or Nymphs?); inside the wall, two basilicae, three victory columns with statues and three other buildings.
Persons
Sitter
Philippus Arabs 🔍
Metrology
Denomination
Medallion 🔍
Material
bronze
Diameter
40 mm
Weight
40.62 g
Axis
2
Owner
Münzkabinett Berlin, Berlin, de  
Owner Inventory No.: 18200684
Provenience: Löbbecke 6344.
Reproduction Owner
BBAW, Berlin [de]
Plaster Cast No: Dubl Blin 137C
Citation
Jurukova, Die Münzprägung von Bizye, Berlin 1981 p. 73, nr. 137, pl. 23, pic. 137 
Specht, Ein Medaillon des Philippus Arabs aus Bizye, Thrakien. 41,3, 2001 p. 62 ff. 
Löbbecke, Griechische Münzen aus meiner Sammlung 21, 1898 p. 254 ff., pl. 8, pic. 5 
Literature
Johnston, The Denominational Systems of the Greek Imperials of Bizye in Thrace 143, 1983  
Varbanov, Greek Imperial Coins and their Values II 2. Thrace (from Abdera to Pautalia), Bourgas 2005 p. 131, nr. 1521 
Tachev, Monetosečeneto na Bizija (The Coinage of Bizye), Sofija 2019 p. 244, nr. 19 
Jurukova, Die Münzprägung von Bizye, Berlin 1981 p. 73, nr. 137 
Löbbecke, Griechische Münzen aus meiner Sammlung 21, 1898 p. 254, pl. 8, pic. 5 
Varbanov, Greek Imperial Coins and their Values II 2. Thrace (from Abdera to Pautalia), Bourgas 2005 p. 131, nr. 1521 
Tachev, Monetosečeneto na Bizija (The Coinage of Bizye), Sofija 2019 p. 244, nr. 19, pl. 33 
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cn coin 3112, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/CN_3112 [Last downloaded: 2021/12/03]
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