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cn type 20796

Edition
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Mint
Thasos 🔍
Region: Thrace
Date
c. 404-355 BC
Classical Period  🔍
Obverse
Design
Head of bearded Dionysus, left, wearing ivy wreath.
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Reverse
Legend
ΘΑΣΙΟΝ
Design
Heracles kneeling right, wearing lion skin, drawing bow; all within linear square.
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Symbol
cicada (position: )
Type variations
1. Cicada in the middle to right
2. Cicada in the middle to left
3. Cicada on the bottom right
Metrology
Denomination
drachm 🔍
Material
silver  🔍
Diameter
17 mm (3x)
Average Weight
3.73 g (8x)
Axes
1 (1x) 6 (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. 80, nr. 343 (c. 404-355 BC.)   
Grandjean et al., Guide de Thasos, [Athènes]; Paris; diff. de Boccard 2000 p. 307, nr. 271.1, pic. 271.1  
editions
cn.thasos.1_ed.54 🔍
Cite this record:
cn type 20796, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/types/20796 [Last downloaded: 2024/06/25]
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