4149 - Cyzicus (AE prow/bucranium) over Cyzicus (Kore/bull) (Savoca, 14, Apr. 2017, 141)

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SILVER IDUnique ID of the page : 4149


300 BCE - 200 BCE | K-Y Z-I

Images
Overstriking coin
SO 2235 - Cyzicus over Cyzicus (Savoca, 14, 23 Apr. 2017, 141).jpg [1]
Overstruck variety
SO 2235 - Cyzicus over Cyzicus (Savoca, 14, 23 Apr. 2017, 141) overstruck variety.jpg
Location/history
Sale(s)Sale(s) : Savoca Numismatik, 14, 23 Apr. 2017, no. 141

Overstriking coin

Description
ObverseInscription or printing placed on the obverse.: Tunny fish to right in corn wreath attached to sheaf of grain ReverseInscription or printing placed on the reverse.: K-Y Z-I (Greek) Monogram within oak wreath
Mint and issuing power
MintIdentifies the place of manufacture or issue of a numismatic object.: Cyzicus Ancient regionAncient region. Mysia 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:
Chronology
FromIdentifies the initial date in a range assigned in a numismatic context. 300 BCE toIdentifies the final date in a range assigned in a numismatic context.. 200 BCE hellenistic periodTime period of the numismatic object.
Physical description
MetalThe physical material (usually metal) from which an object is made.: Bronze Nomisma.org WeightWeight of the numismatic object (in grams). in grams: 4.504.5 g <br />4,500 mg <br />
DiameterDescribes diameter of an object (in mm).: 1919 mm <br />1.9 cm <br />
References
Coin referenceReference of the Coin: https://pro.coinarchives.com/a/lotviewer.php?LotID=1027931&AucID=2009&Lot=141 Coin series referenceReference to coin series study: Fritze 19171Fritze 1917, no. 21

Overstruck type

Description
ObverseInscription or printing placed on the obverse.: Head of Kore Soteira with sphendone r. ReverseInscription or printing placed on the reverse.: K-Y-Z-I (Greek) Tripod
Mint and issuing power
MintIdentifies the place of manufacture or issue of a numismatic object. : Cyzicus Ancient regionAncient region.  Mysia Modern countryModern country: Turkey AuthorityIdentifies the authority in whose name (explicitly or implicitly) a numismatic object was issued. :
Chronology
FromIdentifies the initial date in a range assigned in a numismatic context. 330 BCE toIdentifies the final date in a range assigned in a numismatic context.. 250 BCE Hellenistic 323-30 BC Nomisma.org periodTime period of the numismatic object.
Physical description
References
Coin type referenceReference to coin series study : Fritze 19171Fritze 1917, no. 7, SNG Paris Mysia2SNG Paris Mysia, no. 430
Additional data
Frequency of overstrikesFrequency of overstrikes: frequent Level of confidenceLevel of confidence of the identification: sure
RemarksRemarks: Overstruck on coin from Kyzikos (type: Von Fritze, Nomisma X, Kyzikos, Gruppe II, 7)

References

  1. a b  Fritze, Hans von (1917), "Die autonome kupferpragung von Kyzikos. Eine chronologische Studie", Nomisma, 10, p. 1-32, pl. I-VI.
  2. ^  Levante, Edoardo (2001), Sylloge nummorum graecorum. France. 5, Département des monnaies, médailles et antiques : Mysie, Paris-Zürich, Bibliothèque nationale de France-Numismatica Ars Classica, XL + 131 pl.