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cn type 8290

Mint
Sestos 🔍
Region: Thrace
Date
197-217 AD
Roman Imperial Period
Obverse
Legend
ΑVΤ Μ ΑVΡ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ
Design
Laureate bust of Caracalla, right, wearing paludamentum.
Reverse
Legend
ϹΗϹΤΙΩΝ
Design
Hero and Leander: nude Leander swimming right; to right, Hero standing on top of tower, holding lamp.
Persons
Sitter
Caracalla 🔍
Metrology
Denomination
large denomination (bronze) 🔍
Material
bronze
Average Diameter
23 mm (1x)
Average Weight
6.3 g (1x)
Axes
6 (1x)
Citation
Schlüter, Hero und Leander auf den antiken Münzen von Abydos und Sestos, 1985 p. 60, nr. 4, pic. 16 
Literature
N. A. Mušmov, Antičnit moneti na Balkanskaja poluostrov i monetit na bulgarskit care, 1912 nr. 5546 
Poole, BMC. Catalogue of Greek coins: the Tauric Chersonese, Sarmatia, Dacia, Moesia, Thrace, &c., Bologna 1979 p. 200, nr. 18 
Varbanov, Greek Imperial Coins and their Values III Band 3, Thrace (from Perinthus to Trajanopolis), 2007 nr. 2986 
Cite this record:
cn type 8290, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/types/8290 [Last downloaded: 2021/12/03]
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