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cn coin 51654

Connected to Type
CN Type 20812 🔍
Mint
Thasos 🔍
Region: Thrace
Date
168/167-148 BC
Hellenistic Period  🔍
Obverse
Design
Head of (youthful) Dionysus, right, wearing ivy wreath with berries.
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Reverse
Legend
ΗΡΑΚΛΕΟΥΣ ΣΩΤΗΡΟΣ ΘΑΣΙΩΝ
Design
Nude Heracles standing facing, head left, resting right hand on club, left hand on hip, holding lion skin in left arm.
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Monogram
Monogram reverse (position: on the left)
Metrology
Denomination
tetradrachm 🔍
Material
silver  🔍
Weight
16.88 g
Owner
commerce / im Handel, ,
Please note that the current ownership is not confirmed.
Provenience: Dr. Busso Peus Nachfolger eA 384 (02.11.2005) lot 182
Literature
Prokopov, Die Silberprägung der Insel Thasos und die Tetradrachmen des "thasischen Typs" vom 2.-1. Jh. v. Chr., Berlin 2006 p. 60-62, pl. 1-3  
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. 82, nr. 358  
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cn coin 51654, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/CN_51654 [Last downloaded: 2024/04/25]
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