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cn coin 55405

Connected to Type
CN Type 648 🔍
Mint
Bisanthe 🔍
Region: Thrace
Typology
Date
c. 300-200 BC
Hellenistic Period  🔍
Obverse
Design
Head of Athena, right, wearing Corinthian helmet.
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Reverse
Legend
ΒΙ(ΣΑΝ)
Design
Owl.
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Metrology
Denomination
Bisanthe: nominal B 🔍
Material
bronze  🔍
Diameter
15 mm
Weight
2.26 g
Axis
11
Owner
Coll. UP, Berlin, de
Literature
Schönert-Geiß, Die Münzprägung von Bisanthe, Dikaia, Selymbria, Berlin 1975 p. 9-10, nr. 31-36, pl. 2 (Denomination B)   
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. 68, nr. 1366 (Denomination C/D. This type dated 145-133 BC because of the appearance of the A and the stilistic similarities with Attalid and early Pergamon Provincial coinage.)   
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cn coin 55405, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/CN_55405 [Last downloaded: 2024/02/25]
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