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cn coin 531

Connected to Type
CN Type 6133 🔍
Mint
Byzantion 🔍
Region: Thrace
Date
3. c. BC
Hellenistic Period  🔍
Obverse
Die
Byz_1161_V26 🔍
Design
Veiled head of Demeter, right, wearing corn wreath.
Countermark
Grapes.
Reverse
Die
Byz_1161_R29 🔍
Legend
Legend reverse ΒΥΖΑΝΤΙΩΝ - ΕΠΙ / ΜΕΝΙΣΚΟΥ
Design
Cornucopia.
Countermark
Dolphin; round. Star with eight rays; round.
Persons
Magistrate
Meniskos 🔍
Metrology
Denomination
Byzantium: Demeter/cornucopia-series 🔍
Material
bronze  🔍
Diameter
26 mm
Weight
8.83 g
Axis
12
Owner
Nomismatiko Mouseio, Athen, gr  
Please note that the current ownership is not confirmed.
Provenience: Sammlung Stamules
Reproduction Owner
BBAW, Berlin [de]
Plaster Cast No: 1161, Stamules 130
Citation
Schönert-Geiß, Die Münzprägung von Byzantion. Autonome Zeit, Berlin 1970 p. 142, nr. 1161, pl. 54, pic. 1161 
Oikonomos and Varoucha-Christodoulopoulos, Νομισματική Συλλογή Αναστασίου Σταμούλη, Athen 1955 nr. 130 
Literature
Schönert-Geiß, Die Münzprägung von Byzantion. Autonome Zeit, Berlin 1970 p. 142, nr. 1154-1166, pl. 54 
Hoover, Handbook of coins of Macedon and its neighbors. Part II: Thrace, Skythia, and Taurike: sixth to first centuries BC, Lancaster, Pa. London 2017 p. 87, nr. 1414 
Cite this record:
cn coin 531, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/CN_531 [Last downloaded: 2022/07/07]
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