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cn coin 42288

Connected to Type
CN Type 19574 🔍
Mint
Samothrake 🔍
Region: Thrace
Typology
Date
c. 500-475 BC
Archaic Period  🔍
Obverse
Design
Head of Athena, left, wearing Attic helmet.
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Reverse
Design
Star with eight rays, within incuse square.
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Metrology
Denomination
Obol 🔍
Material
silver  🔍
Weight
0.55 g
Owner
American Numismatic Society, New York, us  
Owner Inventory No.: 1944.100.16686
Hoard
IGCH 696  
Literature
Schönert-Geiß, Zur Münzprägung von Samothrake: Ein Überblick, 1996 p. 271  
Schwabacher, Ein Fund archaischer Münzen von Samothrake, 1938 p. 115, nr. 8, pl. 11 (Athena wearing corinthian helmet.)   
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. 72, nr. 310 (Hemiobol.)   
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cn coin 42288, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/CN_42288 [Last downloaded: 2024/02/29]
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