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E-auction 408-320047 - bgr_643602 - SICILY - PANORMOS Bronze

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Estimate : 60 €
Price : 21 €
Maximum bid : 21 €
End of the sale : 08 February 2021 14:05:00
bidders : 5 bidders
Type : Bronze
Date: c. 200-100 AC.
Mint name / Town : Panorme, Sicile
Metal : copper
Diameter : 17,5 mm
Orientation dies : 11 h.
Weight : 3,45 g.
Rarity : R2
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire centré. Métal piqué. Monnaie bien identifiable. Patine foncée
Catalogue references :


Obverse legend : ANÉPIGRAPHE.
Obverse description : Bustes accolés des Dioscures.


Reverse description : Légende dans une couronne.
Reverse legend : PANOR-MITAN.
Reverse translation : (de Panorme).

Historical background

SICILY - Panormus

(III - Ist century BC)

We have little information on Panormus, current Palermo before the Carthaginian occupation 409 BC We know that it was one of the bridgeheads invaders landing in Sicily. Coinage seems to have started around 415 BC and is gaining importance from 405 BC Panormus was a very important link in the system penetration Carthaginian Sicily in the fourth century BC . The city was finally taken in 253 BC by the Romans during the First Punic War. The city became Palermo.

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