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cn type 11920

Mint
Sestos 🔍
Region: Thrace
Date
c. 150-100 BC
Hellenistic Period
Obverse
Design
Head of Hermes, left, wearing petasus.
Reverse
Legend
ΣΗΣ
Design
Lyre.
Symbol
A (position: on the left)
Metrology
Denomination
small denomination (bronze) 🔍
Material
bronze
Average Diameter
10.5 mm (2x)
Average Weight
1.3 g (2x)
Axes
12 (2x)
Literature
Sallet, Beschreibung der antiken Münzen I: Taurische Chersonesus, Sarmatien, Dacien, Pannonien, Moesien, Thracien, thracische Könige, Berlin 1888 p. 272, nr. 24 
Fritze, Sestos. Die Menas-Inschrift und das Münzwesen der Stadt 1, 1907 p. 6, nr. 17 
nr. 936-937 
Hoover, Handbook of coins of Macedon and its neighbors. Part II: Thrace, Skythia, and Taurike: sixth to first centuries BC, Lancaster, Pa. London 2017 p. 173, nr. 1655 
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cn type 11920, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/types/11920 [Last downloaded: 2021/12/03]
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