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CN Type 11289 🔍
Mint
Kyzikos 🔍
Region: Mysia
Date
c. 550-475 BC
Archaic Period  🔍
Obverse
Design
Nude, bearded Silenus with long hair kneeling left. He holds a tunny by the tail fin in his raised right hand; the left hand is supported at his side.
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Reverse
Design
Incuse square of mill-sail pattern.
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Overstrike
X-like countermark
Metrology
Denomination
hekte 🔍
Material
electrum  🔍
Diameter
11.3 mm
Weight
2.66 g
Owner
Sammlung Leake, Cambridge, gb
Provenience: Sotheby 31.07.1852, 149, Fox
Reproduction Owner
BBAW, Berlin [de]
Plaster Cast No: Leake 30, 2.66
Public Commentary
H. von Fritze (1912) - Gruppe IIc
Citation
Greenwell, The electrum coinage of Cyzicus, London 1887 p. 69, nr. 41 
Babington, Catalogue of a selection from colonel Leake's Greek coins, exhibited in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge 1867 p. 19, nr. 21 
British Academy, Sylloge nummorum Graecorum : [England] / The British Academy Vol. 4: Fitzwilliam Museum: Leake and general collections, London 1972 nr. 4145, pl. 77, pic. 4145 
Literature
Greenwell, The electrum coinage of Cyzicus, London 1887 p. 69, nr. 41  
Fritze, Die Elektronprägung von Kyzikos. Eine chronologische Studie, 1912 p. 10, nr. 122, pl. 4, pic. 8 (Group IIc; Stater illustrated)   
Touratsoglou, Mint of Kyzikos. The electrum production. Iconographic Study 34, 2016 p. 22, nr. 63  
Levante, Sylloge nummorum Graecorum. France. 5, Département des monnaies, médailles et antiques. Mysie 5, Paris/Zürich 2001 nr. 270, pl. 14, pic. 270  
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cn coin 39703, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/CN_39703 [Last downloaded: 2024/07/19]
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