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cn type 4960

Edition
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Mint
Abdera 🔍
Region: Thrace
Typology
Date
c. 475-450 BC
Classical Period  🔍
Obverse
Legend
ΗΡΑΚ
Design
Griffin seated left, right forepaw raised.
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Symbol
cicada (position: on the left)
Reverse
Design
Quadripartite incuse square.
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Persons
Magistrate
Herak- 🔍
Metrology
Denomination
Stater (tetradrachm) 🔍
Material
silver  🔍
Diameter
Max: 28 mm / Min: 27 mm
Average Weight
14.55 g (7x)
Citation
May, The Coinage of Abdera: (540-345 B. C.), London 1966 p. 110, nr. 104-107, pl. 7  (c. 492-473/470 BC.) 
Literature
Chryssanthaki-Nagle, L'histoire monétaire d'Abdère en Thrace: (VIe s. avant J.-C. - IIe s. après J.-C.), Athen 2007 p. 107-110  
Psoma, Did the So-called Thraco-Macedonian Standard Exist?, 2015 p. 179-182  
editions
cn.abdera_thrace.1_ed.55 🔍
Cite this record:
cn type 4960, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/types/4960 [Last downloaded: 2024/05/25]
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