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cn type 19817

Mint
Samothrake 🔍
Region: Thrace
Date
c. 171-168 BC
Hellenistic Period
Obverse
Design
Head of Helios facing, slightly right.
Reverse
Legend
ΓΟΡΓΟΣ ΡΟ
Design
Rose, bud to right.
Symbol
caduceus (position: on the left)
Persons
Magistrate
Gorgos 🔍
Metrology
Denomination
drachm 🔍
Material
silver
Average Diameter
15.67 mm (3x)
Average Weight
2.62 g (3x)
Axes
1 (1x) 2 (1x) 9 (1x)
Literature
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. 74, nr. 319 
Ashton, Clubs, thunderbolts, torches, stars and caducei. More pseudo-Rhodian drachms from mainland Greece and the islands, 2002 p. 74-75, nr. 1-35, pl. 17-18 
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cn type 19817, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/types/19817 [Last downloaded: 2022/01/28]
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