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cn coin 39212

Connected to Type
CN Type 11290 🔍
Mint
Kyzikos 🔍
Region: Mysia
Date
c. 550-475 BC
Archaic Period  🔍
Obverse
Design
Centaur left, head and upper body turned back and picking up a tree (spruce?) with roots as if to defend himself.
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Reverse
Design
Incuse square of mill-sail pattern.
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Metrology
Denomination
hekte 🔍
Material
electrum  🔍
Diameter
11.2 mm
Weight
2.62 g
Owner
Gosudarsvennyj Ermitaž (Ermitage), Sankt Petersburg, ru  
Please note that the current ownership is not confirmed.
Reproduction Owner
BBAW, Berlin [de]
Plaster Cast No: Petersb.13, 2.62
Public Commentary
H. von Fritze (1912) - Gruppe IIc
Literature
Greenwell, The electrum coinage of Cyzicus, London 1887 p. 71, nr. 46, pl. 2, pic. 24  
Fritze, Die Elektronprägung von Kyzikos. Eine chronologische Studie, 1912 p. 10, nr. 124, pl. 4, pic. 11 (Group IIb/c)   
Levante, Sylloge nummorum Graecorum. France. 5, Département des monnaies, médailles et antiques. Mysie 5, Paris/Zürich 2001 nr. 273, pl. 14, pic. 273  
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cn coin 39212, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/CN_39212 [Last downloaded: 2024/07/15]
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