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cn coin 789

Connected to Type
CN Type 8041 🔍
Mint
Byzantion 🔍
Region: Thrace
Date
c. 212-217 AD
Roman Imperial Period  🔍
Obverse
Die
Byz_1553_V118 🔍
Legend
Legend obverse Α*ΝΤ*ΩΝΙΝΟϹ - ΑVΓΟVϹΤΟϹ
Design
Laureate bust of bearded Caracalla, right, wearing cuirass, holding spear over left shoulder with left hand.
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Reverse
Die
Byz_1553_R225 🔍
Legend
Legend reverse ΕΠΙ · ΑΙΛ · ΠΟΝ-ΤΙΚ-ΟV · ΒVΖΑ*ΝΤ*Ι//ΩΝ
Design
Veiled Demeter standing facing, head left, wearing corn wreath, between two large torches, holding two ears of corn in raised right hand, left resting on long torch; in front, horse grazing right, bound to the right torch.
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Persons
Sitter
Caracalla 🔍
Magistrate
Aelius Ponticus (2) 🔍
Metrology
Denomination
7 unit 🔍
Material
bronze  🔍
Diameter
34 mm
Weight
20.84 g
Axis
12
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: 1553, Kophgn Byzanz 513
Public Commentary
Identification of the animal as horse is doubtful.
Citation
Schönert-Geiß, Die Münzprägung von Byzantion. Kaiserzeit, Berlin 1972 p. 78, nr. 1553, pl. 85, pic. 1553 
p. 10, nr. 513 
Literature
Schönert-Geiß, Die Münzprägung von Byzantion. Kaiserzeit, Berlin 1972 p. 78, nr. 1553, pl. 85, pic. 1553  
p. 10, nr. 513  
Cite this record:
cn coin 789, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/CN_789 [Last downloaded: 2024/07/16]
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