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cn coin 3158

Connected to Type
CN Type 19483 🔍
Mint
Samothrake 🔍
Region: Thrace
Typology
Date
c. 170-160 BC
Hellenistic Period  🔍
Obverse
Design
Head of Athena, left, wearing Corinthian helmet.
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Reverse
Legend
Legend reverse ΣΑΜΟΘ - ΠΟΛΥΞΕΝΟΥ
Design
Cybele enthroned left, wearing a polos, holding patera in outstretched right hand and pelleted sceptre in left arm; under throne, lion seated, left.
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Monogram
Monogram reverse (position: in exergue)
Persons
Magistrate
Polyxenos 🔍
Metrology
Denomination
tetradrachm 🔍
Material
silver  🔍
Diameter
36 mm
Weight
14.84 g
Axis
6
Owner
Münzkabinett Berlin, Berlin, de  
Owner Inventory No.: 18207685
Provenience: Aus dem Fund von Babylon Nr. 1.
Findspot
Babylon, iq [iq]
Hoard
IGCH 1774  
Citation
Schönert-Geiß, Zur Münzprägung von Samothrake: Ein Überblick, 1996 p. 273, pl. 1, pic. 7 
Regling, Hellenistischer Münzschatz aus Babylon 38, 1928 p. 102-103, nr. 1, pl. 1, pic. 8 
Thompson et al., An inventory of Greek coin hoards, New York 1973 nr. 1774 
Literature
Schönert-Geiß, Zur Münzprägung von Samothrake: Ein Überblick, 1996 p. 273, pl. 1, pic. 7 (170-160 BC.)   
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. 73, nr. 314 (c. 166-150 BC; Polyxenidou)   
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cn coin 3158, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/CN_3158 [Last downloaded: 2024/07/17]
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