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cn coin 7366

Mint
Thasos 🔍
Region: Thrace
Date
c. 168-90/80 BC
Hellenistic Period  🔍
Obverse
Design
Head of (youthful) Dionysus, right, wearing taenia and ivy wreath with five leaves and two fruits. Hair dress rolled in the back and with two curls falling on his back.
Reverse
Legend
Legend reverse ΗΡΑΚΛΕΟΥΣ - ΣΩΤΗΡΟΣ // ΘΑΣΙΩΝ / i.f.l. mon. Μ
Design
Nude Heracles standing facing, head left, resting right hand on club, left hand on hip, holding lion skin in left arm.
Monogram
Monogram reverse (position: not specified)
Metrology
Denomination
tetradrachm 🔍
Material
silver  🔍
Diameter
33 mm
Weight
16.68 g
Axis
1
Owner
Institut für Klassische Archäologie, Eberhard Karls Universität, Tübingen, de  
Owner Inventory No.: 950
Citation
Mannsperger and Balluff, Sylloge nummorum Graecorum : Deutschland [1] Münzsammlung der Universität Tübingen H. 2 Taurische Chersones - Korkyra: Nr. 731 - 1542, 1982 nr. 950 
Literature
nr. 1040-45 
Westermark and Nilsson, Sylloge nummorum Graecorum : Sweden 2 The collection of the Royal Coin Cabinet, National Museum of Monetary History, Stockholm Pt. 2 Thrace - Euboia The Royal Academy of Letters, History and Antiquities, 1980 nr. 831-833 
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cn coin 7366, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/CN_7366 [Last downloaded: 2022/07/05]
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