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cn type 11468

Edition
cn.sestus.1_ed.9
Mint
Sestos 🔍
Region: Thrace
Typology
Date
c. 310-290 BC
Hellenistic Period  🔍
Obverse
Design
Head of Demeter, left, wearing corn wreath and earring.
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Reverse
Legend
ΣΗ
Design
Naked Hermes with caduceus and chlamys, standing left.
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Symbol
amphora (position: on the left)
grain of barley (position: on the right)
Type variations
1. Legend only on the right or on both sides.
Metrology
Denomination
large denomination (bronze) 🔍
Material
bronze  🔍
Diameter
Max: 18 mm / Min: 17 mm
Average Weight
5.43 g (14x)
Axes
1 (1x) 5 (1x) 6 (4x) 12 (1x)
Citation
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. 172, nr. 1646 
Literature
Schwabacher, Sylloge nummorum Graecorum : the Royal Collection of Coins and Medals, Copenhagen 1942 nr. 931, pl. 18, pic. 931  
Fritze, Sestos. Die Menas-Inschrift und das Münzwesen der Stadt 1, 1907 p. 6, nr. 7-8, pl. I, pic. 13  
editions
cn.sestus.1_ed.9 🔍
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cn type 11468, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/types/cn.sestus.1_ed.9 [Last downloaded: 2024/07/14]
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