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cn type 20408

League  
Mint
Assos 🔍
Region: Troas
Date
c. 330-280 BC
Hellenistic Period  🔍
Obverse
Design
Head of Athena, right, wearing crested Corinthian helmet, decorated with serpent, a single-pendant earring and necklace.
Reverse
Legend
ΑΙΟΛΕ
Design
Thunderbolt.
Symbol
grape (position: below)
Metrology
Denomination
Hemisiglos (hemidrachm) 🔍
Material
silver  🔍
Diameter
Max: 15 mm / Min: 14.7 mm
Average Weight
2.61 g (1x)
Axes
3 (1x)
Citation
Imhoof-Blumer, Griechische Münzen in dem königlichen Münzkabinet im Haag und in den anderen Sammlungen. 3, 1876 p. 312, nr. 2 
Ellis-Evans, The kingdom of Priam: Lesbos and the Troad between Anatolia and the Aegean, Oxford 2019 p. 260-265 
Cook, The Troad: an archaeological and topographical study, Oxford 1973 p. 248-250 
Lenger, A Phantom City in the Troad: Aioleion and its Coinage, 2017  
Lazzarini, L'inizio della monetazione di Assos e una nuova ipotesi su Aioleis (Troade), 1983 p. 11-15 
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cn type 20408, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/types/20408 [Last downloaded: 2022/08/18]
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