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cn type 5489

Mint
Kebren 🔍
Region: Troas
Date
c. 412-400 BC
Classical Period  🔍
Obverse
Legend
Legend obverse ΚΕΒΡΗΝ
Design
Two ram heads back to back, facing downwards; in between, floral ornament.
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Reverse
Design
Incuse square, quartered by two lines.
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Metrology
Denomination
Obol 🔍
Material
silver  🔍
Diameter
Max: 10.3 mm / Min: 8.4 mm
Average Weight
0.51 g (6x)
Public Commentary
For the chronology cf. L. Lazzarini, Note sulle monete bronzee di Kebren nella Troade, RIN 88, 1986, 30 (ca. 420-412 v. Chr.).
Citation
Wroth, A catalogue of the Greek coins in the British Museum. Catalogue of the Greek coins of Troas, Aeolis and Lesbos, Bologna 1964 p. 43, nr. 13, pl. VIII, pic. 13 
Babelon, Traité des monnaies grecques et romaines II.2, Paris 1910 p. 1281-1282, nr. 2332, pl. CLXIV, pic. 20-21 
Schwabacher, Sylloge nummorum Graecorum : the Royal Collection of Coins and Medals, Copenhagen 1942 nr. 259 
Ashton et al., Sylloge nummorum Graecorum: England. Vol. 5 Pt. 9: Ashmolean Museum, Oxford Bosporus - Aeolis, New York 2007 nr. 1087 
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cn type 5489, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/types/5489 [Last downloaded: 2024/06/17]
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