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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
26.79 g (11x)
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: 2022/05/24]
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