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cn coin 6273

Connected to Type
CN Type 6156 🔍
Mint
Byzantion 🔍
Region: Thrace
Date
c. 235-200 BC
Hellenistic Period  🔍
Obverse
Die
Byz_1175z_V39z 🔍
Design
Veiled head of Demeter, right, wearing corn wreath.
Overstrike
Yes.
Reverse
Die
Byz_1175z_R43z 🔍
Legend
Legend reverse ΒΥΖΑΝΤΙ - ΕΠΙ ΜΕΝΕΚΡ / i.f.r. mon. *ΔΑ*
Design
Cornucopia.
Countermark
ΒΥ, uncertain object; rectangular.
Persons
Magistrate
Menekr... 🔍
Metrology
Denomination
Byzantium: Demeter/cornucopia-series 🔍
Material
bronze  🔍
Diameter
27.5 mm / 25 mm
Weight
9.25 g
Axis
2
Owner
W.M. Stancomb, Devizes, gb
Citation
Stancomb, Some Countermarked and Overstruck Hellenistic Coins from the Region of the Thracian Bosporus 167, 2007 p. 29, nr. 14, pl. 4, pic. 14 
Literature
Schönert-Geiß, Die Münzprägung von Byzantion. Autonome Zeit, Berlin 1970 p. 142-143, nr. 1175-1177, pl. 55, pic. 1175-1177 
Schönert-Geiß, Die Münzprägung von Byzantion. Autonome Zeit, Berlin 1970 p. 142-143, nr. 1167-1178, pl. 54-55 
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. 87, nr. 1414 
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cn coin 6273, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/CN_6273 [Last downloaded: 2022/07/07]
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