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cn type 12884

Mint
Thasos 🔍
Region: Thrace
Date
148-90/80 BC
Hellenistic Period  🔍
Obverse
Design
Head of (youthful) Dionysus, right, wearing taenia and ivy wreath with five leaves and two fruits. Hair dress rolled in the back and with two curls falling on his back.
Reverse
Legend
ΗΡΑΚΛΕΟΥΣ ΣΩΤΗΡΟΣ ΘΑΣΙΩΝ
Design
Nude Heracles standing facing, head left, resting right hand on club, left hand on hip, holding lion skin in left arm.
Monogram
Monogram reverse (position: at the bottom left)
Metrology
Denomination
tetradrachm 🔍
Material
silver  🔍
Diameter
Max: 39 mm / Min: 28 mm
Average Weight
16.53 g (144x)
Axes
1 (3x) 10 (2x) 11 (7x) 12 (28x)
Citation
Prokopov, Die Silberprägung der Insel Thasos und die Tetradrachmen des "thasischen Typs" vom 2.-1. Jh. v. Chr., Berlin 2006 p. 111-209 
Cite this record:
cn type 12884, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/types/12884 [Last downloaded: 2022/11/29]
License:
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