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cn coin 6660

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CN Type 6778 🔍
Mint
Abdera 🔍
Region: Thrace
Typology
Date
c. 300-250 BC
Hellenistic Period  🔍
Obverse
Design
Laureate head of Apollo, right. Border of dots.
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Reverse
Legend
Legend reverse ΕΠΙ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ // ΑΒΔΗΡΙΤΩΝ
Design
Griffin lying left, right forepaw raised, with feathered wings, tail curling and closed beak; above, grain ear. Border of dots.
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Persons
Magistrate
Alexandros (2) 🔍
Metrology
Denomination
Obol 🔍
Material
bronze  🔍
Diameter
22 mm
Weight
6.88 g
Axis
12
Owner
Münzkabinett Berlin, Berlin, de  
Owner Inventory No.: 18246111
Provenience: 1878 Rauch - Vorbesitzer Rauch
Citation
Sallet, Beschreibung der antiken Münzen I: Taurische Chersonesus, Sarmatien, Dacien, Pannonien, Moesien, Thracien, thracische Könige, Berlin 1888 p. 117, nr. 137 
Strack and Münzer, Die antiken Münzen Nord-Griechenlands. 2. Die Münzen der Thraker und der Städte Abdera, Ainos, Anchialos 1. Halbbd., Berlin 1912 p. 115, nr. 238,2 
Literature
Chryssanthaki-Nagle, L'histoire monétaire d'Abdère en Thrace: (VIe s. avant J.-C. - IIe s. après J.-C.), Athen 2007 p. 251-253, nr. 416-425  
Chryssanthaki-Nagle, L'histoire monétaire d'Abdère en Thrace: (VIe s. avant J.-C. - IIe s. après J.-C.), Athen 2007 p. 251-254, nr. 416-433 (1st half of the 3rd c. BC)   
Strack and Münzer, Die antiken Münzen Nord-Griechenlands. 2. Die Münzen der Thraker und der Städte Abdera, Ainos, Anchialos 1. Halbbd., Berlin 1912 p. 115, nr. 238  
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cn coin 6660, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/CN_6660 [Last downloaded: 2024/04/13]
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