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cn coin 51083

Connected to Type
CN Type 8290 🔍
Mint
Sestos 🔍
Region: Thrace
Typology
Date
197-217 AD
Roman Imperial Period  🔍
Obverse
Legend
ΑVΤ Μ ΑVΡ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ
Design
Laureate bust of Caracalla, right, wearing paludamentum.
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Reverse
Legend
ϹΗϹΤΙΩΝ
Design
Hero and Leander: nude Leander swimming right; to right, Hero standing on top of tower, holding lamp.
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Persons
Sitter
Caracalla 🔍
Metrology
Denomination
large denomination (bronze) 🔍
Material
bronze  🔍
Diameter
24 mm
Weight
7.08 g
Axis
6
Owner
British Museum, Department of Coins and Medals, London, gb  
Literature
Schlüter, Hero und Leander auf den antiken Münzen von Abydos und Sestos, 1985 p. 60, nr. 4, pic. 16  
N. A. Mušmov, Antičnit moneti na Balkanskaja poluostrov i monetit na bulgarskit care, 1912 nr. 5546  
Poole, BMC. Catalogue of Greek coins: the Tauric Chersonese, Sarmatia, Dacia, Moesia, Thrace, &c., Bologna 1979 p. 200, nr. 18  
Varbanov, Greek Imperial Coins and their Values III Band 3, Thrace (from Perinthus to Trajanopolis), 2007 nr. 2986  
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cn coin 51083, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/CN_51083 [Last downloaded: 2024/04/25]
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