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cn coin 42393

Connected to Type
CN Type 19399 🔍
Mint
Samothrake 🔍
Region: Thrace
Typology
Date
c. 500-475 BC
Archaic Period  🔍
Obverse
Design
Sphinx seated left, raising right forepaw.
Reverse
Design
Lion's head, left, within dotted square border; within incuse square.
Metrology
Denomination
hemidrachm (triobol) 🔍
Material
silver  🔍
Diameter
13.5 mm / 13.3 mm
Weight
2 g
Axis
3
Owner
British Museum, Department of Coins and Medals, London, gb  
Owner Inventory No.: G.367
Reproduction Owner
BBAW, Berlin [de]
Plaster Cast No: cn-samothrace_0012
Findspot
Samothrake, gr [gr]
Hoard
IGCH 696  
Public Commentary
In London as obol.
Citation
Schwabacher, Ein Fund archaischer Münzen von Samothrake, 1938 p. 112, nr. 9x 
Literature
Schwabacher, Ein Fund archaischer Münzen von Samothrake, 1938 nr. 9 
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. 71, nr. 304 
Cite this record:
cn coin 42393, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/CN_42393 [Last downloaded: 2022/07/05]
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