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cn type 8281

Mint
Sestos 🔍
Region: Thrace
Date
c. 310-290 BC
Hellenistic Period
Obverse
Design
Male, youthful head wearing taenia, right.
Reverse
Legend
ΣΑ
Design
Herm, facing.
Symbol
amphora (position: at the bottom left)
grain of barley (position: top left)
Metrology
Denomination
middle denomination (Bronze) 🔍
Material
bronze
Average Diameter
20 mm (2x)
Average Weight
4.12 g (2x)
Axes
4 (1x) 10 (1x)
Citation
Fritze, Sestos. Die Menas-Inschrift und das Münzwesen der Stadt 1, 1907 p. 5 f., nr. 6 
Hoover and Ashton, Handbook of Coins of the Islands: Adriatic, Ionian, Thracian, Aegean and Carpathian Seas (Excluding Crete and Cyprus): Sixth to First Centuries BC, Lancaster 2010 p. 172, nr. 1642 
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cn type 8281, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/types/8281 [Last downloaded: 2021/12/01]
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