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Live auction - bgr_701767 - MYSIA – LAMPSAKOS / LAMPSACUS Hecté

MYSIA – LAMPSAKOS / LAMPSACUS Hecté XF
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2021/10/26 14:00:00
bgr_701767
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Type : Hecté
Date: c. 500-450 AC.
Mint name / Town : Lampsaque (?)
Metal : electrum
Diameter : 10 mm
Weight : 2,11 g.
Rarity : R2
Coments on the condition:
Monnaie sur un flan court, centré. Joli protomé, légèrement hors champ. Patine de collection
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse legend : ANÉPIGRAPHE.
Obverse description : Protomé de Pégase à droite.

Reverse


Reverse description : Carré creux quadripartite.

Commentary


C’est la première fois que nous présentons ce type à la vente !.

Historical background


Mysia - Lampsacus

(Ve - fourth century BC)

Lampsacus, at the entrance of the Hellespont, was a Phoenician colony. Permanent stake in the rivalry between the Greeks and Persians, Lampsacus entered the Delian confederacy after the battle of Mycale in 479 BC It was detached from the Athenian guardianship in 412 BC, but was recovery. Between the fall of Athens in 404 BC and the Battle of Cnidus in 394 BC, then the peace of Antalcidas in 387 BC, the city often changed sides from of Greek influence that the great king and his satraps. In 334, the arrival of Alexander the Great, the city was spared although favorable to Darius III Codoman with Memnon, despot of the city. The city enjoyed great prosperity during the Hellenistic period.

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