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cn type 9139

Mint
Imbros 🔍
Region: Thrace
Date
276/261-167 BC (?)
Hellenistic Period
Obverse
Design
Head of a goddess, right.
Reverse
Legend
ΙΜΒΡΟΥ
Design
Orthanes standing right, holding patera and branch, thymiaterion, right.
Symbol
caduceus (position: top right)
Metrology
Denomination
small denomination (bronze) 🔍
Material
bronze
Average Diameter
14.27 mm / 13 mm
Average Weight
2.36 g (19x)
Axes
1 (1x) 5 (2x) 6 (3x) 11 (2x) 12 (11x)
Public Commentary
Der weibliche Kopf auf der Vorderseite wird als Demeter oder Persephone interpretiert. Dieser Typ könnte auch früher 350-300 v. Chr. datiert werden. The female head on the obverse has been interpreted as Demeter or Persephone. Alternative dating for this type could be 350-300 BC
Literature
Ruhl, Imbros: Archäologie einer nordostägäischen Insel, Marburg 2018 p. 23-24, nr. Münztypus 1 
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cn type 9139, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/types/9139 [Last downloaded: 2021/12/04]
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