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cn type 19574

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An edition has been created for this type.🔍
Mint
Samothrake 🔍
Region: Thrace
Typology
Date
c. 500-475 BC
Archaic Period  🔍
Obverse
Design
Head of Athena, left, wearing Attic helmet.
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Reverse
Design
Star with eight rays, within incuse square.
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Metrology
Denomination
Obol 🔍
Material
silver  🔍
Average Weight
0.55 g (1x)
Literature
Schönert-Geiß, Zur Münzprägung von Samothrake: Ein Überblick, 1996 p. 271  
Schwabacher, Ein Fund archaischer Münzen von Samothrake, 1938 p. 115, nr. 8, pl. 11 (Athena wearing corinthian helmet.)   
Hoover and Ashton, Handbook of Coins of the Islands: Adriatic, Ionian, Thracian, Aegean and Carpathian Seas (Excluding Crete and Cyprus): Sixth to First Centuries BC, Lancaster 2010 p. 72, nr. 310 (Hemiobol.)   
editions
cn.samothrace.1_ed.9 🔍
Cite this record:
cn type 19574, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/types/19574 [Last downloaded: 2024/04/16]
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