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cn type 3551

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Abydos 🔍
Region: Troas
Date
c. 405-380 BC
Classical Period  🔍
Obverse
Legend
ΑΒΥ
Design
Eagle standing left, wings closed.
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Symbol
eight-rayed star (position: top right)
Reverse
Design
Gorgoneion within incuse square.
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Metrology
Denomination
Obol 🔍
Material
silver  🔍
Diameter
Max: 10 mm / Min: 9 mm
Average Weight
0.49 g (5x)
Axes
7 (1x) 9 (1x) 11 (2x)
Citation
Imhoof-Blumer, Monnaies grecques, Paris 1883 p. 261, nr. 161 
Tekin and Özdizbay, Sylloge nummorum Graecorum. 9, Volume 1: Turkey. The Özkan Arikantürk collection. Troas, Istanbul 2015 nr. 7, pl. 1, pic. 7 
Ashton et al., Sylloge nummorum Graecorum: England. Vol. 5 Pt. 9: Ashmolean Museum, Oxford Bosporus - Aeolis, New York 2007 nr. 957, pl. 37, pic. 957 
Babelon, Traité des monnaies grecques et romaines II.2, Paris 1910 p. 1325-1326, nr. 2446 
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cn type 3551, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/types/3551 [Last downloaded: 2024/04/13]
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