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cn type 21468

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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
volute krater (position: at the bottom right)
Metrology
Denomination
drachm 🔍
Material
silver  🔍
Diameter
16 mm (1x)
Average Weight
3.69 g (1x)
Citation
West, Fifth and fourth Century Gold Coins from the Thracian coast West, Allen B, 1929 p. 37, nr. 16a  (This type and type 20792 are summarized under No. 16.) 
Literature
Grandjean et al., Guide de Thasos, [Athènes]; Paris; diff. de Boccard 2000 p. 306f., pic. 271  
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cn type 21468, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/types/21468 [Last downloaded: 2024/06/19]
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