2695 - Tralles (cistophoric tetradrachm cista/bowcase) over First Macedon (Artemis/club) (Kleiner 1972, pl. XV, 6)

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SILVER IDUnique ID of the page : 2695


155 BCE - 145 BCE | TΡΑ

Images
Overstriking coin
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Overstruck variety
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Location/history

Overstriking coin

Description
ObverseInscription or printing placed on the obverse.: Cista mystica with half-open lid, from which a snake issues to left, all within ivy wreath. ReverseInscription or printing placed on the reverse.: TΡΑ (Greek) Two snakes surrounding an ornamented bow case, strap right, containing strung bow. To right, tripod.
Mint and issuing power
MintIdentifies the place of manufacture or issue of a numismatic object.: Tralles Ancient regionAncient region. Lydia Modern countryModern country: Turkey AuthorityIdentifies the issuing power. The authority can be "pretended" when the name or the portrait of X is on the coin but he/she was not the issuing power. It can also be "uncertain" when there is no mention of X on the coin but he/she was the issuing power according to the historical sources: Attalid Kingdom
Chronology
FromIdentifies the initial date in a range assigned in a numismatic context. 155 BCE toIdentifies the final date in a range assigned in a numismatic context.. 145 BCE Hellenistic 323-30 BC Nomisma.org periodTime period of the numismatic object.
Physical description
MetalThe physical material (usually metal) from which an object is made.: Silver Nomisma.org DenominationTerm indicating the value of a numismatic object. Examples: tetradrachm, chalkous, denarius.: Cistophoric tetradrachm
StandardStandard.: Cistophoric
References
Coin referenceReference of the Coin: Kleiner 1972, pl. XV, 6 Coin series referenceReference to coin series study: Kleiner 19721Kleiner 1972, pl. XV, 6, Kleiner - Noe 19772Kleiner - Noe 1977, SNG von Aulock Lydien3SNG von Aulock Lydien, n° 3252
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Overstruck type

Description
ObverseInscription or printing placed on the obverse.: Diademed and draped bust of Artemis right, bow and quiver over shoulder, in the center of a Macedonian shield ReverseInscription or printing placed on the reverse.: MAKEΔONΩN / ΠPΩTHΣ (Greek) Club right, monogram above, two monograms below, all within oak wreath, thunderbolt to left
Mint and issuing power
MintIdentifies the place of manufacture or issue of a numismatic object. : Amphipolis Ancient regionAncient region.  Macedon Modern countryModern country: Greece AuthorityIdentifies the authority in whose name (explicitly or implicitly) a numismatic object was issued. : Macedonia First Meris (Roman Province), Roman Republic
Chronology
FromIdentifies the initial date in a range assigned in a numismatic context. 167 BCE toIdentifies the final date in a range assigned in a numismatic context.. 149 BCE Hellenistic 323-30 BC Nomisma.org periodTime period of the numismatic object.
Physical description
DenominationTerm indicating the value of a numismatic object. Examples: tetradrachm, chalkous, denarius. : tetradrachm Nomisma.org StandardStandard. : Attic
References
Coin type referenceReference to coin series study : HGC 3.14HGC 3.1, n° 1103
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Additional data
Frequency of overstrikesFrequency of overstrikes: rare and concentrated Level of confidenceLevel of confidence of the identification: sure
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References

  1. ^  Kleiner, Fred S. (1972), "The dated Cistophori of Ephesus," American Numismatic Society. Museum notes, 18, p. 17-32.
  2. ^  Kleiner, Fred S. - Noe, Sydney P. (1977), The early Cistophoric coinage, Numismatic Studies 14, New York, 129 p., 38 pl.
  3. ^  Sylloge Nummorum Graecorum. Sammlung v. Aulock. Lydien. 8 Heft (n° 2868-3328), Berlin, 1963
  4. ^  Hoover, Oliver D. (2016), Handbook of coins of Macedon and its neighbors. 3. Part I: Macedon, Illyria, and Epeiros, sixth to first centuries BC, Lancaster, 437 p.