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cn type 5951

Mint
Byzantion 🔍
Region: Thrace
Date
c. 387/386-340/339 BC
Classical Period  🔍
Obverse
Legend
ΒΥ
Design
Bull standing left on dolphin, raising right forehoof.
Symbol
trident (position: at the bottom left)
Reverse
Design
Incuse square of mill-sail pattern with dotted surface.
Metrology
Denomination
drachm 🔍
Material
silver  🔍
Diameter
Max: 18.5 mm / Min: 13 mm
Average Weight
3.57 g (16x)
Citation
Schönert-Geiß, Die Münzprägung von Byzantion. Autonome Zeit, Berlin 1970 p. 119-120, nr. 712-730, pl. 31 
Literature
Hoover, Handbook of coins of Macedon and its neighbors. Part II: Thrace, Skythia, and Taurike: sixth to first centuries BC, Lancaster, Pa. London 2017 p. 80, nr. 1387 
Cite this record:
cn type 5951, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/types/5951 [Last downloaded: 2022/10/01]
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