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cn coin 53892

Connected to Type
CN Type 21458 🔍
Mint
Thasos 🔍
Region: Thrace
Date
c. 390 - 380 BC
Classical Period  🔍
Obverse
Design
Head of bearded Dionysus, left, wearing ivy wreath.
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Reverse
Legend
ΘΑΣΙΟΝ
Design
Heracles kneeling right, wearing lion skin, drawing bow; all within linear square.
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Symbol
swastika (position: at the bottom right)
Metrology
Denomination
tetradrachm 🔍
Material
silver  🔍
Diameter
25 mm
Weight
15.08 g
Owner
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, us  
Owner Inventory No.: 58.309
Provenience: By date unknown: G. Locker-Lampson Collection (E. S. G. Robinson, Catalogue, no. 138); by date unknown: R. Cyril Lockett Collection (SNG Lockett, 1938, no. 1225); by 1958: with Glendining & Co., Ltd., 7 Blenheim Street, New Bond Street, London, W. 1 (Glendining auction of the Lockett Collection, part 6, February 12-13, 1958, lot 1142); purchased at the Glendining auction on behalf of MFA by A. H. Baldwin & Sons, Ltd., 3 Robert Street, Adelphi, London, W.C. 2; purchased by MFA from A. H. Baldwin & Sons, Ltd., March 13, 1958, for £ 5,354/8/0 (this is the total price of 58.301-58.313) <br>
Literature
Grandjean et al., Guide de Thasos, [Athènes]; Paris; diff. de Boccard 2000 p. 306f., pic. 271  
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cn coin 53892, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/CN_53892 [Last downloaded: 2024/04/21]
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