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cn type 12798

Mint
Sestos 🔍
Region: Thrace
Date
c. 150-100 BC
Hellenistic Period
Obverse
Design
Head of (youthful) Dionysos wearing ivy wreath, facing.
Reverse
Legend
ΣΗΣΤΙ
Design
thyrsos
Symbol
Β (position: on the left)
Metrology
Material
bronze
Public Commentary
Der Typ mit dem Beizeichen B ist nur aus der Literatur bekannt. The type with symbol B is only known from literature.
Literature
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. 174, nr. 1657 
Fritze, Sestos. Die Menas-Inschrift und das Münzwesen der Stadt 1, 1907 nr. 22 
Cite this record:
cn type 12798, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/types/12798 [Last downloaded: 2021/12/01]
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