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cn type 2592

Mint
Abydos 🔍
Region: Troas
Date
c. 350-325 BC
Classical Period  🔍
Obverse
Design
Laureate head of Apollo, left.
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Reverse
Legend
ΑΒΥ ΠΡΩΤΑΓΟΡΑΣ
Design
Eagle standing left, wings closed.
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Symbol
trident (position: at the bottom left)
tendril (position: on the right)
Persons
Magistrate
Protagoras 🔍
Metrology
Denomination
Hemisiglos 🔍
Material
silver  🔍
Diameter
Max: 14 mm / Min: 13 mm
Average Weight
2.43 g (13x)
Axes
3 (2x) 6 (1x) 11 (1x) 12 (2x)
Citation
Babelon, Traité des monnaies grecques et romaines II.2, Paris 1910 p. 1330, nr. 2460 
Schwabacher, Sylloge nummorum Graecorum : the Royal Collection of Coins and Medals, Copenhagen 1942 nr. 20-21, pl. 1, pic. 20-21 
Tekin and Özdizbay, Sylloge nummorum Graecorum. 9, Volume 1: Turkey. The Özkan Arikantürk collection. Troas, Istanbul 2015 nr. 8, pl. 1, pic. 8 
Hill and Ward, Descriptive catalogue of ancient Greek coins: belonging to John Ward, San Diego, Calif 1967 p. 102, nr. 629 
Combe, Nummorum Veterum Populorum Et Urbium, Qui In Museo Gulielmi Hunter Asservantur: Descriptio Figuris Illustrata, Londini 1782 p. 2, nr. 2, pl. I, pic. 10 
Wroth, A catalogue of the Greek coins in the British Museum. Catalogue of the Greek coins of Troas, Aeolis and Lesbos, Bologna 1964 p. 4, nr. 31-32, pl. 1, pic. 15 
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cn type 2592, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/types/2592 [Last downloaded: 2024/05/29]
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