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cn coin 6229

Connected to Type
CN Type 21027 🔍
Mint
Thasos 🔍
Region: Thrace
Date
148-90/80 BC
Hellenistic Period  🔍
Obverse
Die
Tha_1770_VGB1 🔍
Design
Head of (youthful) Dionysus, right, wearing ivy wreath with berries.
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Reverse
Die
Tha_1783_R1410 🔍
Legend
ΗΡΑΚΛΕΟΥΣ ΣΩΤΗΡΟΣ ΘΑΣΙΩΝ
Design
Nude Heracles standing facing, head left, resting right hand on club, left hand on hip, holding lion skin in left arm.
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Monogram
Monogram reverse (position: at the bottom left)
Metrology
Denomination
tetradrachm 🔍
Material
silver  🔍
Diameter
Max: 31 mm / Min: 30 mm
Owner
Regionalen Istoričeski Muzej - Vratsa, Vratsa, bg  
Owner Inventory No.: Vratsa 46
Reproduction Owner
BBAW, Berlin [de]
Plaster Cast No: Vr. Gr. 46
Findspot
Gradeshnitsa, bg [bg]
Hoard
IGCH 571  
Public Commentary
Verschollen - Missing
Citation
Prokopov, Die Silberprägung der Insel Thasos und die Tetradrachmen des "thasischen Typs" vom 2.-1. Jh. v. Chr., Berlin 2006 p. 203, nr. 1783, pl. 114, pic. 1783 
Prokopov and Mashov, Moneti i monetni sǎkrovišta ot 2-1 v. pr. Hr. ot fonda na istoričeski muzej Vratsa, 1994 nr. 390 
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. 82, nr. 359  
Prokopov, Die Silberprägung der Insel Thasos und die Tetradrachmen des "thasischen Typs" vom 2.-1. Jh. v. Chr., Berlin 2006 p. 213f. ("thasian type")   
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cn coin 6229, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/CN_6229 [Last downloaded: 2024/04/25]
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