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cn type 11270

Mint
Kyzikos 🔍
Region: Mysia
Date
c. 550-475 BC
Archaic/Classical Period
Obverse
Design
Siren with upright wings standing left on a ground line. In the raised right front paw she holds a tunny by the tail fin.
Reverse
Design
Quadripartite incuse square.
Metrology
Denomination
hekta 🔍
Material
electrum
Average Diameter
11 mm (2x)
Average Weight
2.67 g (2x)
Public Commentary
H. von Fritze (1912) - Gruppe IIa
Citation
Greenwell, The electrum coinage of Cyzicus, London 1887 p. 100, nr. 97, pl. 4, pic. 24 
Fritze, Die Elektronprägung von Kyzikos. Eine chronologische Studie, 1912 p. 7, nr. 74, pl. 2, pic. 29 
Touratsoglou, Mint of Kyzikos. The electrum production. Iconographic Study 34, 2016 p. 18, nr. 26 
Levante, Sylloge nummorum Graecorum. France. 5, Département des monnaies, médailles et antiques. Mysie 5, Paris/Zürich 2001 nr. 203, pl. 12, pic. 203 
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cn type 11270, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/types/11270 [Last downloaded: 2022/01/16]
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