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cn type 287

Edition
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Mint
Dikaia 🔍
Region: Thrace
Typology
Date
c. 450-430 BC
Classical Period  🔍
Obverse
Legend
ΔΙΚΑ
Design
Cock standing right.
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Reverse
Design
Scallop shell in incuse square.
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Metrology
Denomination
Obol 🔍
Material
silver  🔍
Diameter
Max: 10 mm / Min: 8 mm
Average Weight
0.67 g (10x)
Axes
3 (1x) 6 (1x) 7 (1x) 11 (1x)
Citation
Hoover, Handbook of coins of Macedon and its neighbors. Part II: Thrace, Skythia, and Taurike: sixth to first centuries BC, Lancaster, Pa. London 2017 p. 99, nr. 1455  (450-430 BC.) 
Literature
Psoma, Did the So-called Thraco-Macedonian Standard Exist?, 2015 p. 179-181 (Reduced Chian standard, weight is equivalent to a 12th-Hemihekta in Abdera.)   
editions
cn.dicaea_thrace.1_ed.21 🔍
Cite this record:
cn type 287, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/types/287 [Last downloaded: 2024/04/18]
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