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cn type 11284

Mint
Kyzikos 🔍
Region: Mysia
Date
c. 550-475 BC
Archaic Period
Obverse
Design
Nude young man kneeling left and holding a tunny by the tail fin in his outstretched right hand.
Reverse
Design
Incuse square of mill-sail pattern.
Metrology
Denomination
hekta 🔍
Material
electrum
Average Diameter
10.71 mm (7x)
Average Weight
2.57 g (5x)
Public Commentary
H. von Fritze (1912) - Gruppe IIc
Citation
Greenwell, The electrum coinage of Cyzicus, London 1887 p. 94, nr. 86 
Fritze, Die Elektronpr├Ągung von Kyzikos. Eine chronologische Studie, 1912 p. 9, nr. 112, pl. 3, pic. 31 
Touratsoglou, Mint of Kyzikos. The electrum production. Iconographic Study 34, 2016 p. 21, nr. 56 
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cn type 11284, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/types/11284 [Last downloaded: 2022/01/16]
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