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Chersonesus Thracica 🔍
Region: Thrace
Typology
Date
c. 515-493 BC
Archaic/Classical Period  🔍
Obverse
Design
Lion's head, left, with open jaws and protruding tongue.
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Reverse
Design
Quadripartite incuse square, divided by two crossed lines.
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Metrology
Denomination
hekta 🔍
Material
silver  🔍
Diameter
13 mm (5x)
Average Weight
2.65 g (6x)
Citation
van Alfen, Ambiguities in Monetary Authority: the Archaic Coinages of the Thracian Chersones 77, Berlin p. 155, nr. 49-62  (Type E.1.a, 1/6 Stater) 
Literature
Regling, Die antike Münze als Kunstwerk, Berlin 1924 p. 125, nr. 107, pl. 4  
Sallet, Beschreibung der antiken Münzen I: Taurische Chersonesus, Sarmatien, Dacien, Pannonien, Moesien, Thracien, thracische Könige, Berlin 1888 p. 250, nr. 10  
Tzvetkova, The war over the Chersonese. Zur Chronologie und Periodisierung des athenisch-odrysischen Konflikts um die thrakische Chersones, Αθήνα 2007 p. 17-31 (Period I, 515-493 BC)   
editions
cn.chersonesus_thrace.1_ed.1 🔍
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cn type 6455, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/types/6455 [Last downloaded: 2024/04/16]
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