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cn coin 738

Connected to Type
CN Type 8786 🔍
Mint
Byzantion 🔍
Region: Thrace
Date
c. 222-235 AD
Roman Imperial Period  🔍
Obverse
Die
Byz_2123_V21 🔍
Design
Head of (youthful) Dionysus, right, wearing ivy wreath, one curl falling on each shoulder. Border of dots.
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Reverse
Die
Byz_2126_R47 🔍
Legend
Legend reverse ΕΠ - ΦΡΟΝΤΩ-ΝΟϹ ΒΥΖΑΝΤΙ*ΩΝ*
Design
Ostrich advancing right on a ground line. Border of dots.
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Persons
Magistrate
Marcus Aurelius Fronto 🔍
Metrology
Denomination
3 unit 🔍
Material
bronze  🔍
Diameter
23 mm
Weight
7.67 g
Owner
Nationalmuseet, Kongelige Mønt- og Medaillesamling, Kopenhagen, dk  
Please note that the current ownership is not confirmed.
Reproduction Owner
BBAW, Berlin [de]
Plaster Cast No: 2126, Cph 526
Citation
Schönert-Geiß, Die Münzprägung von Byzantion. Kaiserzeit, Berlin 1972 p. 150, nr. 2126.5 
Mionnet, S.T.2.Description de médailles antiques, grecques et romaines, avec leur degré de rareté et leur estimation: ouvrage servant de catalogue à une suite de vingt mille empreintes en soufre prises sur les pièces originales, 1822 p. 242, nr. 227 
Svoronos, Νομίσματα ανάλεκτα 3, 1839 pl. 1, pic. 15 
Pick, Die Personen- und Götternamen auf Kaisermünzen von Byzantion 27, 1895 p. 48, nr. 21 b 
p. 10, nr. 526 
Robert, Monuments de gladiateurs dans l'orient grec 7, 1949 pl. 10, pic. 4 
Literature
Schönert-Geiß, Die Münzprägung von Byzantion. Kaiserzeit, Berlin 1972 p. 150, nr. 2126, pl. 131, pic. 2126  
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cn coin 738, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/CN_738 [Last downloaded: 2024/07/21]
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