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E-auction 332-247536 - AIOLIS - CYME Unité

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Estimate : 50 €
Price : 42 €
Maximum bid : 50 €
End of the sale : 26 August 2019 14:00:30
bidders : 3 bidders
Type : Unité
Date: c. 200 AC.
Mint name / Town : Cymé, Éolide
Metal : copper
Diameter : 22 mm
Orientation dies : 12 h.
Weight : 8,58 g.
Rarity : R2
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire sur un flan large et épais, bien centré des deux côtés à l’usure importante, lisible et identifiable. Patine marron foncé
Catalogue references :


Obverse description : Tête de la nymphe Cymé à droite.
Obverse translation : (Cymé).


Reverse description : Cheval passant à droite, levant l’antérieur gauche.
Reverse legend : KU/ A.
Reverse translation : (Cymé).


Sur cet exemplaire, le nom du magistrat n’est pas visible.

Historical background

Aeolis - cyme

(III - II century BC)

Cymos today Sandakli, one of the most important cities of the coast wind was south of Myrhina. She was provided with a port and was founded by the Locrians. Itself is the cause of the foundation of Side in Pamphylia and Cumae in Campania. It is the homeland of Hesiod.

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