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E-auction 573-518423 - bgr_711539 - TROAS - BIRYTIS Quart d’unité

TROAS - BIRYTIS Quart d’unité XF
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Estimate : 80 €
Price : 17 €
Maximum bid : 18 €
End of the sale : 08 April 2024 14:04:20
bidders : 6 bidders
Type : Quart d’unité
Date: c. 350-300 AC.
Mint name / Town : Birytis, Troade
Metal : copper
Diameter : 12,5 mm
Orientation dies : 1 h.
Weight : 1,49 g.
Rarity : R1
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire centré à l’usure régulière. Joli portrait. Patine verte et sable
Catalogue references :


Obverse legend : ANÉPIGRAPHE.
Obverse description : Tête barbue de Kabeiros (Cabire) à gauche, coiffé du pilos (pileus).


Reverse description : Massue dans une couronne d’olivier.
Reverse legend : B-I/R-U.

Historical background


(4th century BC)

We know nothing about this city, which has now disappeared, apart from the fact that a coinage is attested in the 4th century BC. But it was perhaps located not far from Gargara on the Gulf of Adramytion.

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