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cn type 9142

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
pendant (position: top right)
Metrology
Denomination
small denomination (bronze) 🔍
Material
bronze
Average Diameter
12.75 mm (4x)
Average Weight
2.03 g (11x)
Axes
5 (2x) 6 (4x) 10 (1x) 11 (1x) 12 (1x)
Public Commentary
Der weibliche Kopf auf der Vorderseite wird als Demeter oder Persephone interpretiert. The female head on the obverse has been interpreted as Demeter or Persephone.
Citation
Imhoof-Blumer, Friedrich, Münzen der Kleruchen auf Imbros 7, 1882 p. 147, nr. 2 
Literature
Ruhl, Imbros: Archäologie einer nordostägäischen Insel, Marburg 2018 p. 23-24, nr. Münztypus 1 
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cn type 9142, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/types/9142 [Last downloaded: 2021/12/04]
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