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cn coin 33240

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CN Type 12448 🔍
Mint
Kyzikos 🔍
Region: Mysia
Date
c. 410-330 BC
Classical Period  🔍
Obverse
Design
Heracles and Iphicles kneeling, facing away from each other as nude young men. In the raised right and the lowered left hands Heracles chokes a snake, while Iphicles raises his hands pleadingly. Below, a tunny left.
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Reverse
Design
Incuse square of mill-sail pattern.
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Metrology
Denomination
hekte 🔍
Material
electrum  🔍
Diameter
10 mm
Weight
2.61 g
Owner
Münzkabinett Berlin, Berlin, de  
Owner Inventory No.: 18270212
Provenience: Imhoof-Blumer 1900
Public Commentary
H. von Fritze (1912) - Group IV
Citation
Greenwell, The electrum coinage of Cyzicus, London 1887 p. 83, nr. 63 
Literature
Prokesch-Osten, Inedita meiner Sammlung autonomer altgriechischer Muenzen phil. hist. Kl. 5, 1854 p. 49, pl. 4, pic. 2  
Greenwell, The electrum coinage of Cyzicus, London 1887 p. 83, nr. 63, pl. 1, pic. 20  
Fritze, Die Elektronprägung von Kyzikos. Eine chronologische Studie, 1912 p. 15, nr. 208, pl. 6, pic. 20 (Group IV; Stater illustrated)   
Sestini, Descrizione degli stateri antichi illustrati con le medaglie, Firenze 1817 p. 65, nr. 15  
Waddington, Monnaies des Rois du Pont, 1863 p. 234–235  
Touratsoglou, Mint of Kyzikos. The electrum production. Iconographic Study 34, 2016 p. 36, nr. 165  
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cn coin 33240, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/CN_33240 [Last downloaded: 2024/07/15]
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