1459 - Boeotian League (AE Demeter/Poseidon) over Antigonus Gonatas (Athena/Pan) (Solidus Numismatik, 85, Sept. 2021, 228)

From SILVER
SILVER IDUnique ID of the page : 1459


225 - 215 | BOIΩTΩN

Images
Overstriking coin
Boeotian League on Antigonos Gonatas - Solidus Numismatik, 85, 21 Sept. 2021, 228.jpg [1]
Overstruck variety
Boeotian League on Antigonos Gonatas - Solidus Numismatik, 85, 21 Sept. 2021, 228 overstruck variety.jpg [2]
Location/history
Sale(s)Sale(s) : Solidus Numismatik, 85, 21 Sept. 2021, 228
Private collection(s)Private collection(s) : Peter Robert Franke coll.

Overstriking coin

Description
ObverseInscription or printing placed on the obverse.: Head of Demeter or Kore (Persephone) face slighty right, wearing wreath of grain-ears ReverseInscription or printing placed on the reverse.: BOIΩTΩN (Greek) Poseidon standing left, resting foot on rock and leaning on trident
Mint and issuing power
MintIdentifies the place of manufacture or issue of a numismatic object.: Ancient regionAncient region. Boeotia Modern countryModern country: 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: Boeotian league
Chronology
FromIdentifies the initial date in a range assigned in a numismatic context. 225 toIdentifies the final date in a range assigned in a numismatic context.. 215 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.: Bronze Nomisma.org WeightWeight of the numismatic object (in grams). in grams: 4.034.03 g <br />4,030 mg <br />
DiameterDescribes diameter of an object (in mm).: 1818 mm <br />1.8 cm <br />
References
Coin referenceReference of the Coin: Coin series referenceReference to coin series study: Catalogue BCD Boiotia1Catalogue BCD Boiotia, 100

Overstruck type

Description
ObverseInscription or printing placed on the obverse.: Helmeted head of Athena right ReverseInscription or printing placed on the reverse.: Pan right, erecting trophy to right, B-A across upper field, monogram of Antigonos between legs
Mint and issuing power
MintIdentifies the place of manufacture or issue of a numismatic object. : Amphipolis; Pella Ancient regionAncient region.  Macedonia Modern countryModern country: AuthorityIdentifies the authority in whose name (explicitly or implicitly) a numismatic object was issued. : Antigonus II Gonatas (Antigonid king, 277/6-239 BC)
Chronology
FromIdentifies the initial date in a range assigned in a numismatic context. 277 toIdentifies the final date in a range assigned in a numismatic context.. 239 Hellenistic 323-30 BC Nomisma.org periodTime period of the numismatic object.
Physical description
References
Coin type referenceReference to coin series study : SNG Copenhagen 12052SNG Copenhagen 1205
Additional data
Frequency of overstrikesFrequency of overstrikes: frequent Level of confidenceLevel of confidence of the identification: sure
RemarksRemarks:

References

  1. ^ Catalogue BCD Boiotia 
  2. ^ SNG Copenhagen 1205