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cn coin 5962

Connected to Type
CN Type 7025 🔍
Mint
Abdera 🔍
Region: Thrace
Typology
Date
c. 250-150 BC
Hellenistic Period  🔍
Obverse
Die
Abd_708_D1 🔍
Design
Diademed male head, right. Border of dots.
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Countermark
Club?; round.
Reverse
Die
Abd_711_R4 🔍
Legend
Legend reverse ΑΒΔΗ//ΡΙΤΩΝ
Design
Griffin lying left, right forepaw raised, with feathered wings, tail curling and closed beak; to left, star with eight rays. Border of dots.
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Metrology
Denomination
Chalkous 🔍
Material
bronze  🔍
Diameter
Max: 20 mm / Min: 19.9 mm
Weight
6.84 g
Owner
Coll. H.I., , de
Public Commentary
http://numismatics.org/pco/id/cpe.1_2.B408 Dort Vorderseitenkopf als Ptolemaios III. identifiziert und 246-222 v. Chr. datiert. There head on obverse identified as Ptolemaios III. and dated 246-222 BC.
Literature
Strack and Münzer, Die antiken Münzen Nord-Griechenlands. 2. Die Münzen der Thraker und der Städte Abdera, Ainos, Anchialos 1. Halbbd., Berlin 1912 p. 113-114, nr. 237  
Chryssanthaki-Nagle, L'histoire monétaire d'Abdère en Thrace: (VIe s. avant J.-C. - IIe s. après J.-C.), Athen 2007 p. 295-298, nr. 295-298 (2nd half of 3rd c. to 1rst half of 2nd c. BC, chalkous)   
Chryssanthaki-Nagle, L'histoire monétaire d'Abdère en Thrace: (VIe s. avant J.-C. - IIe s. après J.-C.), Athen 2007 p. 295-304, nr. 708-810 (2nd half of 3rd c. to 1rst half of 2nd c. BC, chalkous)   
Strack and Münzer, Die antiken Münzen Nord-Griechenlands. 2. Die Münzen der Thraker und der Städte Abdera, Ainos, Anchialos 1. Halbbd., Berlin 1912 p. 113-114, nr. 237 (c. 240-201 BC, Ptolemaios III.-V.?)   
Lorber, Coins of the Ptolemaic Empire. Part I: Ptolemy I through Ptolemy IV, volume 1-2, New York 2018 p. 98, nr. B408 (Head on obverse idetified as Ptolemaios III. and therefor dated 246-222 BC.)   
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cn coin 5962, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/CN_5962 [Last downloaded: 2024/07/14]
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