Menu
cn type 2887
print
Legend
Mint
Hoard
Findspot

cn type 2887

Edition
An edition has been created for this type.🔍
Mint
Ainos 🔍
Region: Thrace
Typology
Date
c. 402/401-400/399 BC
Classical Period  🔍
Obverse
Design
Head of Hermes facing, slightly left, wearing petasus.
go to the NLP result of this description
Reverse
Legend
ΑΙΝΙ
Design
Goat standing right, in incuse square.
go to the NLP result of this description
Symbol
grain of barley (position: at the bottom right)
Metrology
Denomination
Diobol 🔍
Material
silver  🔍
Diameter
Max: 12 mm / Min: 11 mm
Average Weight
1.23 g (8x)
Axes
6 (1x) 12 (2x)
Citation
May, Ainos, its History and Coinage, 474-341 B.C, London 1950 p. 211-212, nr. 334-340, pl. IX 
Strack and Münzer, Die antiken Münzen Nord-Griechenlands. 2. Die Münzen der Thraker und der Städte Abdera, Ainos, Anchialos 1. Halbbd., Berlin 1912 p. 184-185, nr. 358+359, annot. Nr. 359: Beizeichen dort als Amphora beschrieben. Wird von May richtigerweise zu diesem Typ gelegt, da auch hier nicht Amphora, sondern Korn gezeigt ist. 
editions
cn.aenus.1_ed.75 🔍
Cite this record:
cn type 2887, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/types/2887 [Last downloaded: 2024/05/28]
License:

This record is licensed under: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International

Contact
Comments or information about this coin? Please email us

Related Coins