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cn coin 53985

Connected to Type
CN Type 2997 🔍
Mint
Ainos 🔍
Region: Thrace
Typology
Date
c. 357-342/341 BC
Classical Period  🔍
Obverse
Design
Head of Hermes facing, slightly right, wearing petasus.
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Reverse
Legend
ΑΙΝΙΟΝ
Design
Enthroned cult image of Hermes Perpheraios, left.
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Symbol
kantharos (position: on the left)
Metrology
Denomination
drachm 🔍
Material
silver  🔍
Diameter
19 mm
Weight
3.99 g
Owner
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, us  
Owner Inventory No.: 61.1189
Provenience: By 1961: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Place, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (said to be from a small hoard found at Philadelphia in Lydia); December 13, 1961: purchased by MFA from Hesperia Art for $ 1200.-
Literature
May, Ainos, its History and Coinage, 474-341 B.C, London 1950 p. 259-260, nr. 436-440, pl. X  
Strack and Münzer, Die antiken Münzen Nord-Griechenlands. 2. Die Münzen der Thraker und der Städte Abdera, Ainos, Anchialos 1. Halbbd., Berlin 1912 p. 187, nr. 365  
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cn coin 53985, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/CN_53985 [Last downloaded: 2024/04/23]
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