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cn type 274

Edition
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Mint
Dikaia 🔍
Region: Thrace
Typology
Date
c. 492/490-476/475 BC
Classical Period  🔍
Obverse
Legend
ΔΙΚΑΙ
Design
Cock standing right.
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Reverse
Design
Head of bearded Herakles, right, wearing lion skin; in quadratum incusum.
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Metrology
Denomination
Obol 🔍
Material
silver  🔍
Diameter
10 mm (2x)
Average Weight
0.63 g (6x)
Axes
2 (1x) 9 (1x) 12 (1x)
Public Commentary
Nicht in Schönert-Geiss, Zuweisung an das thrakische Dikaia auf Grund der selben Motive bei den Trihemiobolen.
Literature
Psoma, Did the So-called Thraco-Macedonian Standard Exist?, 2015 p. 168 (Reduced Chian standard, c. 480-450 BC. Psoma isn\'t mentioning an obol, but in Abdera a coin with the same weight is called 12th-Hemihekta by her.)   
editions
cn.dicaea_thrace.1_ed.17 🔍
Cite this record:
cn type 274, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/types/274 [Last downloaded: 2024/04/13]
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