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cn coin 679

Connected to Type
CN Type 8775 🔍
Mint
Byzantion 🔍
Region: Thrace
Date
2.-3. c. AD
Roman Imperial Period  🔍
Obverse
Die
Byz_2077_V2 🔍
Design
Draped bust of Dionysus, right, wearing ivy wreath; thyrsus behind.
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Reverse
Die
Byz_2076_R2 🔍
Legend
Legend reverse ΒΥΖΑΝΤΙΩΝ
Design
Bunch of grapes on vine branch; to left, a leaf. Border of dots.
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Metrology
Denomination
3 unit 🔍
Material
bronze  🔍
Diameter
21 mm
Weight
4.73 g
Owner
Hunterian Museum and Art Gallery, Coin and Medal Collection, Glasgow, gb  
Please note that the current ownership is not confirmed.
Reproduction Owner
BBAW, Berlin [de]
Plaster Cast No: 2077, Hunter H B 16
Citation
Schönert-Geiß, Die Münzprägung von Byzantion. Kaiserzeit, Berlin 1972 p. 146, nr. 2077, pl. 128, pic. 2077 
Combe, Nummorum Veterum Populorum Et Urbium, Qui In Museo Gulielmi Hunter Asservantur: Descriptio Figuris Illustrata, Londini 1782 p. 75, nr. 16, pl. 13, pic. 23 
Macdonald, Catalogue of Greek coins in the Hunterian collection 1, Glasgow 1899 p. 395, nr. 16 
Literature
Schönert-Geiß, Die Münzprägung von Byzantion. Kaiserzeit, Berlin 1972 p. 146, nr. 2075-2081, pl. 128, pic. 2075-2081  
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cn coin 679, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/CN_679 [Last downloaded: 2024/07/21]
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