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cn type 655

Mint
Bisanthe 🔍
Region: Thrace
Date
c. 300-200 BC
Hellenistic Period
Obverse
Design
Veiled head of Demeter, right, wearing corn wreath.
Reverse
Legend
ΒΙ(ΣΑΝ)
Design
Ethnic within grain ear wreath.
Metrology
Denomination
Bisanthe: nominal C 🔍
Material
bronze
Average Diameter
11.4 mm (5x)
Average Weight
1.47 g (3x)
Axes
7 (1x) 12 (1x)
Citation
Schönert-Geiß, Die Münzprägung von Bisanthe, Dikaia, Selymbria, Berlin 1975 p. 10, nr. 38-41 
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. 68, nr. 1367 
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cn type 655, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/types/655 [Last downloaded: 2021/12/03]
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