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Coin: æ

Museum number:
8-8074
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21080008074
Alternate number:
15 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.3101
Object count:
1
Description:
Coin. Bronze, 24 mm. diameter, 10.62 g. Obverse: Head facing right, with Phrygian cap. Reverse: Pegasus feeding, facing left; monogram.
Donor:
Fredrica Lippman Lindgren and Henry Clay Lindgren
Collection place:
Amisus (ancient place), Pontus
Production place:
Amisus (ancient place), Pontus
Culture or time period:
Greek Hellenistic Period (323–30 BC)
Collector:
Fredrica Lippman Lindgren and Henry Clay Lindgren
Materials:
Bronze (metal)
Person depicted:
Pegasus (Greek deity)
Inscription:
ΑΜΙΣΟΥ...
Object type:
archaeology
Function:
7.5 Issued Currency and Associated Containers
Production date:
480-323 BC
Department:
Cat. 8 - Classical Mediterranean regions
Dimensions:
weight 10.62 grams and linear 24 millimeters
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