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cn coin 739

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
22 mm
Weight
4.12 g
Owner
British Museum, Department of Coins and Medals, London, gb  
Please note that the current ownership is not confirmed.
Reproduction Owner
BBAW, Berlin [de]
Plaster Cast No: 2126, London 131
Citation
Schönert-Geiß, Die Münzprägung von Byzantion. Kaiserzeit, Berlin 1972 p. 150, nr. 2126.6 
Combe, Veterum Populorum Et Regum Numi Qui In Museo Britannico Adservantur, Londini 1814 p. 90, nr. 4 
Poole, BMC. Catalogue of Greek coins: the Tauric Chersonese, Sarmatia, Dacia, Moesia, Thrace, &c., Bologna 1979 p. 98, nr. 59 
Pick, Die Personen- und Götternamen auf Kaisermünzen von Byzantion 27, 1895 p. 48, nr. 21 b 
Literature
Schönert-Geiß, Die Münzprägung von Byzantion. Kaiserzeit, Berlin 1972 p. 150, nr. 2126, pl. 131, pic. 2126  
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cn coin 739, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/CN_739 [Last downloaded: 2024/07/21]
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