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cn type 2

Mint
Dikaia 🔍
Region: Thrace
Date
c. 540/535-492/490 BC
Archaic Period
Obverse
Design
Head of bearded Herakles, left, wearing lion skin.
Reverse
Design
Incuse square.
Metrology
Denomination
Distater 🔍
Material
silver
Average Diameter
24 mm (1x)
Average Weight
18.36 g (1x)
Citation
Schönert-Geiß, Die Münzprägung von Bisanthe, Dikaia, Selymbria, Berlin 1975 p. 23, nr. 1, pl. 3 
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. 97, nr. 1444 
Literature
Psoma, Did the So-called Thraco-Macedonian Standard Exist?, 2015 p. 179-181 
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cn type 2, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/types/2 [Last downloaded: 2021/11/27]
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