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cn coin 53893

Connected to Type
CN Type 20796 🔍
Mint
Thasos 🔍
Region: Thrace
Date
c. 404-355 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
cicada (position: )
Metrology
Denomination
drachm 🔍
Material
silver  🔍
Diameter
17 mm
Weight
3.74 g
Owner
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, us  
Owner Inventory No.: 00.191
Provenience: By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1900: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Citation
Brett, Catalogue of Greek coins. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston 1955 nr. 860 
Literature
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. 80, nr. 343 (c. 404-355 BC.)   
Grandjean et al., Guide de Thasos, [Athènes]; Paris; diff. de Boccard 2000 p. 307, nr. 271.1, pic. 271.1  
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cn coin 53893, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/CN_53893 [Last downloaded: 2024/07/12]
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