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cn coin 5909

Connected to Type
CN Type 5226 🔍
Mint
Abdera 🔍
Region: Thrace
Typology
Date
c. 475-450 BC
Classical Period  🔍
Obverse
Design
Griffin seated left, right forepaw raised, with palmette-like curved upwards wings, tail curling and open beak with tongue protruding.
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Reverse
Design
Quadripartite incuse punch.
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Metrology
Denomination
Obol 🔍
Material
silver  🔍
Diameter
10 mm
Weight
0.52 g
Owner
Münzkabinett Berlin, Berlin, de  
Owner Inventory No.: 18247110
Provenience: 1875 Prokesch-Osten
Citation
Prokesch-Osten, Autonome thrakische Münzen der Sammlung Prokesch-Osten 4, 1872 p. 186, nr. 3 
Strack and Münzer, Die antiken Münzen Nord-Griechenlands. 2. Die Münzen der Thraker und der Städte Abdera, Ainos, Anchialos 1. Halbbd., Berlin 1912 p. 124, nr. o 1 
Sallet, Beschreibung der antiken Münzen I: Taurische Chersonesus, Sarmatien, Dacien, Pannonien, Moesien, Thracien, thracische Könige, Berlin 1888 p. 100, nr. 21 
Literature
May, The Coinage of Abdera: (540-345 B. C.), London 1966 p. 114, nr. 119-122  
Chryssanthaki-Nagle, L'histoire monétaire d'Abdère en Thrace: (VIe s. avant J.-C. - IIe s. après J.-C.), Athen 2007 p. 148  
May, The Coinage of Abdera: (540-345 B. C.), London 1966 p. 114, nr. 119-122, pl. 8 (492-473/470 BC.)   
Chryssanthaki-Nagle, L'histoire monétaire d'Abdère en Thrace: (VIe s. avant J.-C. - IIe s. après J.-C.), Athen 2007 p. 107-110  
Psoma, Did the So-called Thraco-Macedonian Standard Exist?, 2015 p. 179-182  
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cn coin 5909, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/CN_5909 [Last downloaded: 2024/04/13]
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