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cn type 4237

Tribe/ethne  
Tribe: Bisaltae
Date
480-460 BC
Classical Period
Obverse
Design
Horseman (Hermes?) standing right with petasus and double spear pointing upward, leading horse right.
Reverse
Design
Quadripartite incuse square, divided by two crossed lines.
Metrology
Denomination
Tristater (Octadrachm) 🔍
Material
silver
Average Diameter
29.94 mm / 29.53 mm
Average Weight
26.21 g
Citation
Tzamalis, Relations militaires des tribus de la région Thraco-Macédonienne avec des arm'ees Perse et Grecques. L'évidence des monnaies, Bucarest 2011 p. 584, nr. 11 
Gaebler, Die antiken Münzen Nord-Griechenlands 3, 1868 p. 49, nr. 6, pl. 12, pic. 1 
Peykov, Catalogue of the Coins from Thrace. Part I: Tribal and Rulers' Coinages of Thracians, Paeonians, Celts and Scythians 5th c. B.C. - 1st c. A.D., Veliko Tărnovo 2011 p. 33, nr. A3020 
Delev, A History of the Tribes of South-western Thrace in the First Millenium B.C., Sofia 2014 p. 191-192 
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cn type 4237, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/types/4237 [Last downloaded: 2021/05/18]
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