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cn coin 48379

Connected to Type
CN Type 20160 🔍
Mint
Byzantion 🔍
Region: Thrace
Date
c. 175-150 BC
Hellenistic Period  🔍
Obverse
Design
Diademed head of deified Alexander the Great with horn of Ammon, right.
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Reverse
Legend
ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΛΥΣΙΜΑΧΟΥ
Design
Athena (Nikephoros) seated left, holding Nike and spear; shield behind.
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Monogram
Monogram reverse (position: on the left)
Symbol
ΒΥ (position: Beneath throne)
lying trident with two dolphins (position: in exergue)
Persons
Sitter
Alexander der Große 🔍
stated authority
Lysimachos 🔍
Metrology
Denomination
tetradrachm 🔍
Material
silver  🔍
Weight
16.81 g
Owner
commerce / im Handel, ,
Please note that the current ownership is not confirmed.
Provenience: Gorny&Mosch Giessener Münzhandlung, Auktion 130, 8./9. 3. 2004, Nr. 1104
Literature
Marinescu, Making and Spending Money Along the Bosporus: the Lysimachi Coinages Minted by Byzantium and Chalcedon and their Socio-Cultural Context, 1996 p. 128-129, nr. 310-318, pl. 26-27 (Issue 115, 175-150 BC.)   
Müller, Die Münzen des Thracischen Königs Lysimachus, Kopenhagen 1858 nr. 195  
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cn coin 48379, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/CN_48379 [Last downloaded: 2024/05/26]
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