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cn type 5968

Edition
cn.byzantium.1_ed.48
Mint
Byzantion 🔍
Region: Thrace
Date
c. 387/386-340/339 BC
Classical Period  🔍
Obverse
Legend
ΒΥ
Design
Bull standing left on dolphin, raising right forehoof.
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Symbol
OB (position: at the bottom left)
Reverse
Design
Quadripartite incuse square with dotted ground.
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Metrology
Denomination
drachm 🔍
Material
silver  🔍
Diameter
Max: 16.5 mm / Min: 13 mm
Average Weight
3.62 g (5x)
Citation
Schönert-Geiß, Die Münzprägung von Byzantion. Autonome Zeit, Berlin 1970 p. 121, nr. 747-749, pl. 32  (Rhodian standard.) 
Literature
Hoover, Handbook of coins of Macedon and its neighbors. Part II: Thrace, Skythia, and Taurike: sixth to first centuries BC, Lancaster, Pa. London 2017 p. 80, nr. 1387 (Chian standard.)   
editions
cn.byzantium.1_ed.48 🔍
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cn type 5968, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/types/cn.byzantium.1_ed.48 [Last downloaded: 2024/06/14]
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