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cn type 20150

Edition
cn.byzantium.1_ed.170
Mint
Byzantion 🔍
Region: Thrace
Date
c. 175-150 BC
Hellenistic Period  🔍
Obverse
Design
Diademed head of deified Alexander the Great with horn of Ammon, right.
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Reverse
Legend
ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΛΥΣΙΜΑΧΟΥ
Design
Athena (Nikephoros) seated left, holding Nike and spear; shield behind.
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Monogram
Monogram reverse (position: on the left)
Symbol
ΒΥ (position: Beneath throne)
lying trident with two dolphins (position: in exergue)
Persons
Sitter
Alexander der Große 🔍
stated authority
Lysimachos 🔍
Metrology
Denomination
tetradrachm 🔍
Material
silver  🔍
Diameter
Max: 33 mm / Min: 30 mm
Average Weight
15.43 g (1x)
Axes
12 (1x)
Literature
Stancomb, The William Stancomb collection of coins of the Black Sea region, 2000 nr. 9 (c. 75-65 BC.)   
Marinescu, Making and Spending Money Along the Bosporus: the Lysimachi Coinages Minted by Byzantium and Chalcedon and their Socio-Cultural Context, 1996 p. 144-145, nr. 401-402, pl. 34 (Issue 127, c. 175-150 BC.)   
editions
cn.byzantium.1_ed.170 🔍
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cn type 20150, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/types/cn.byzantium.1_ed.170 [Last downloaded: 2024/04/21]
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