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cn coin 40497

Connected to Type
CN Type 12764 🔍
Mint
Sestos 🔍
Region: Thrace
Date
c. 150-100 BC
Hellenistic Period
Obverse
Design
Female head, left.
Reverse
Legend
ΣΗΣΤΙΑ
Design
Demeter seated left on basket, wearing kalathos, holding two ears of corn and resting arm on basket; in front, left, herm standing right.
Symbol
A (position: on the left)
Metrology
Denomination
large denomination (bronze) 🔍
Material
bronze
Diameter
20 mm
Weight
6.31 g
Owner
commerce / im Handel, ,
Please note that the current ownership is not confirmed.
Provenience: Numismatik Naumann (formerly Gitbud & Naumann), Auction 43, lot 166, 01.05.2016.
Literature
Fritze, Sestos. Die Menas-Inschrift und das Münzwesen der Stadt 1, 1907 p. 6, nr. 12, pl. 1,24 
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. 172, nr. 1643 
Cite this record:
cn coin 40497, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/CN_40497 [Last downloaded: 2022/01/26]
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