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cn coin 8201

Connected to Type
CN Type 274 🔍
Mint
Dikaia 🔍
Region: Thrace
Typology
Date
c. 492/490-476/475 BC
Classical Period  🔍
Obverse
Legend
Legend obverse ΔΙ-ΚΑΙ
Design
Cock standing right.
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Reverse
Design
Head of bearded Herakles, right, wearing lion skin; in quadratum incusum.
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Metrology
Denomination
Obol 🔍
Material
silver  🔍
Weight
0.56 g
Owner
commerce / im Handel, ,
Please note that the current ownership is not confirmed.
Provenience: Auktionshaus Dr. Busso Peus Nachfolger, Auction 393, lot 155, 31.10.2007
Reproduction Owner
commerce / im Handel, []
Public Commentary
Nicht in Schönert-Geiss, Zuweisung an das thrakische Dikaia auf Grund der selben Motive bei den Trihemiobolen.
Literature
Schönert-Geiß, Die Münzprägung von Bisanthe, Dikaia, Selymbria, Berlin 1975 p. 29, nr. 55-57 var.  
Psoma, Did the So-called Thraco-Macedonian Standard Exist?, 2015 p. 168  
Psoma, Did the So-called Thraco-Macedonian Standard Exist?, 2015 p. 168 (Reduced Chian standard, c. 480-450 BC. Psoma isn\'t mentioning an obol, but in Abdera a coin with the same weight is called 12th-Hemihekta by her.)   
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cn coin 8201, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/CN_8201 [Last downloaded: 2024/04/13]
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